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…
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Washington, DC – Uninsured District of Columbia residents can shop and enroll in private health insurance at DCHealthLink.com. A Special Enrollment Period (SEP) has been in place and is currently set to continue through June 15, 2020. Enrollment is just…
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Washington, DC – With Open Enrollment recently concluded, District residents and small businesses have new opportunities to sign up for health insurance coverage through DC Health Link. The DC Health Benefit Exchange Authority (DCHBX) Executive Board…
Saturday, February 1, 2020
What: With the deadline for Open Enrollment now extended to February 5th, DC Health Link is making extra efforts to inform DC residents there is still time to get enrolled in quality, affordable health coverage. As part of this extra push, DC Health…