Open Enrollment Health Insurance Exchange

The open enrollment period for health care coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace starts November 1. While Aetna’s decision to withdraw from the Marketplace in 2017 is disappointing, people currently covered through Aetna still have good options next year.

If you want to keep Mercy doctors and facilities in your health plan network, Humana is still available in the greater Springfield and Joplin areas. Additional plans may be available in other communities throughout southwest Missouri. When the open enrollment period begins on November 1, you may find a plan that fits your needs on

Let Mercy help make health insurance easy.

The Affordable Care Act requires everyone to have health care insurance coverage. For many people, the enrollment process can be confusing. Mercy wants to help.

Call a Mercy Counselor

Talk to a certified Mercy counselor and have your questions answered. Call 855-900-4140

On the phone, in person or online, Mercy health insurance experts can help you:

  • See if you qualify for a special enrollment period, premium tax credits or lower out-of-pocket costs
  • Update or make changes to your application
  • Take you through the enrollment process
  • Navigate the health care Marketplace
  • Translate complex insurance terms
  • Learn more about the Affordable Care Act