Cover Native Montana

Have questions about what health reform means for Indian Country? Are you new to insurance and not sure where to start? Need help enrolling in a plan? Cover Native Montana is your resource for information about health insurance coverage options for Indian Country.


Medicaid Expansion and Montana Veterans

Many Montana Veterans and their families may be eligible for new health insurance coverage through expanded Montana Medicaid and the HELP Plan. Medicaid is affordable, comprehensive coverage that allows Montana Veterans to access healthcare when and where it works best for them.


Add health insurance to your Back to School checklist

Back to School is a great time to prepare for the coming year and it wouldn’t be complete without health insurance coverage for Montana kids and parents. Find out about new affordable coverage options so that your family can head Back to School with peace of mind and ready to learn!


Coverage Options for Montanans who are Justice-Involved

Whether you are facing criminal charges, currently incarcerated, or recently released, Montana who are justice-involved may have access to new affordable insurance options through the Health Insurance Marketplace and Montana Medicaid. Find out more and get connected with a local enrollment assister.


Using Your Health Insurance Card

You have enrolled in health coverage. Check! You’ve received your health insurance card. Check! Now, it’s time to learn how to use it! Your insurance card may look differently from this one, but, no matter whether you have a Marketplace plan, Montana Medicaid, or a Montana HELP Plan, the information and how you use it are the same.


I’ve Enrolled In Health Coverage! Now What?

You got covered! Now what’s next? Whether you have had health insurance your entire life, or if this is your first time being insured, there are a couple of things you need to know to make sure you are using your health coverage to the fullest. And remember, you can always contact an enrollment assister for additional help!


January 31st Deadline Approaching

The deadline to sign up for Marketplace health insurance for 2016 is quickly approaching on January 31st! Those who are not insured by the deadline may also be fined on their tax return for not having 2016 health insurance coverage. It pays to be covered because the fine for not having health insurance in 2016 is going up!


Enrollment open for Medicaid and the HELP Plan

New affordable coverage is available through Medicaid expansion and the Montana HELP Plan. The HELP Plan is an affordable health insurance plan for low-income Montanans that provides comprehensive health coverage. You can sign up anytime for Medicaid coverage! Apply now, click “find local help.”


Open Enrollment Application Checklist

Not sure what information you need to apply for new affordable Montana insurance options? We can help! This checklist will help as you prepare to apply for the Health Insurance Marketplace, Healthy Montana Kids, or Montana Medicaid. And remember than local enrollment assistance is always available to walk you through the process!


Missed Open Enrollment? Learn About Special Enrollment Periods.

Open Enrollment ended on January 31, 2016, but certain life changes may allow you to enroll in health insurance coverage outside of the annual open enrollment period. These life changes include: marriage, a new baby, a permanent move, if you lose you current coverage, and more.