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 WSHIP NEWS


WSHIP Board of Directors Meeting
Click Here for the March 11, 2015, Board of Directors meeting agenda and materials. We have a new start time. The meeting will begin at 9:30 AM.

WSHIP at a Glance – January 2015
Click Here for an update on WSHIP's status a year after January 2014 health reforms. 

Open Position on WSHIP Board of Directors
There is currently a Governor-appointed open position on the WSHIP Board for a representative of consumers. If you are interested in applying, please see the Governor’s Boards & Commissions website at www.governor.wa.gov/boards. WSHIP is listed in the Board & Commission Profiles under “H” as “Health Insurance Pool, Board of Directors, Washington State.”

Ready to pull the plug on e-cigs?
If you have been using e-cigarettes as a way to quit traditional forms of tobacco, and now find yourself stuck using both, we can help you quit now. A Quit Coach® staff member will work with you to create a plan designed just for you. Click Here for more information.

WSHIP’s Non-Medicare Plans Are Closed to New Enrollment
Effective January 1, 2014, WSHIP’s non-Medicare plans are only available to individuals enrolled in WSHIP prior to December 31, 2013 and individuals residing in a county where an individual plan is not offered.  Currently, individual coverage is offered in all counties. 

WSHIP’s Medicare-eligible Plan (Basic) is Open to New Enrollment
There are no changes to eligibility requirements for WSHIP’s Medicare-eligible plan (Basic).  This plan remains open to new enrollment. Click Here for more information.