Monday, April 12, 2021
Washington, DC – The DC Health Benefit Exchange Authority is urging District of Columbia residents to take advantage of the opportunity to potentially save thousands of dollars per year in health insurance premiums through the American Rescue…
Tuesday, March 23, 2021
WHAT: During a once-in-a-lifetime pandemic, it is crucial that Americans have access to health care. However, the complexity of health insurance choices can be overwhelming to many consumers, especially members of immigrant communities. As a…
Thursday, March 11, 2021
Washington, DC – Today, the DC Health Benefit Exchange Authority announced major savings for residents in the District of Columbia who purchase private health insurance through DC Health Link, the District’s state-based online health insurance…
Tuesday, February 16, 2021
Washington, DC – Today, DC Health Benefit Exchange Authority (DCHBX) Executive Director Mila Kofman announced that Allen Gutierrez joins the DC Health Benefit Exchange Authority as the Director of Business Development. As a member of the DCHBX…
Monday, February 1, 2021
Washington, DC – Uninsured District of Columbia residents have more time to enroll in health coverage for 2021. From now through the end of the COVID-19 pandemic, residents can enroll using DC Health Link’s Special Enrollment Period (SEP) for…
Friday, January 22, 2021
WHAT: During a once-in-a-lifetime pandemic, it is crucial that Americans have access to health care and use it when they need it. However, despite the virulence of COVID-19 and its new variants, communities of color—who are disproportionately…
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
WHAT: Despite national studies showing the Hispanic community saw the biggest drops in uninsured rates thanks to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the uninsured rate for the Hispanic community continues to be significantly higher than in other…
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Washington, DC – Approximately 92% of District residents report being worried about the coronavirus pandemic.  More than half (56%) are concerned about losing their health insurance, and four out of five residents worry they or their family members could…
Thursday, October 15, 2020
Washington, DC – Today, DC Health Link, the District’s online health insurance marketplace is open for pre-enrollment window shopping. District residents can take advantage of this opportunity to shop early for 2021 health insurance plans, compare…
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Washington, DC – Today, the DC Health Benefit Exchange Authority (DCHBX) Executive Board voted to adopt a unanimous recommendation from its Standing Advisory Board to extend DC Health Link’s small business open enrollment policy through calendar year…
Thursday, September 10, 2020
Washington, DC – The DC Health Benefit Exchange Authority (DCHBX) Executive Board unanimously voted to adopt the recommendations from its Standing Advisory Board to extend the Special Enrollment Periods (SEP) for COVID-19 for District residents who…
Monday, April 6, 2020
Washington, DC – In responding to the COVID-19 public health emergency in the District of Columbia, the DC Health Benefit Exchange Authority (DCHBX) Executive Board unanimously voted to create a special enrollment period (SEP) for employees of small…