Pressroom 2016-12-10T04:23:53+00:00


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Health Connector Updates

Visit often for frequent updates from the Health Connector. We will share detailed information about new features, topics related to national health care reform and more.


In the News

The Health Connector is proud to have played a role in helping many of the newly insured find health security and peace of mind. Listen to a few of them, in their own words.

What the End of Cost-Sharing Reduction Payments Means for You

We understand that recent national news about the elimination of Cost-Sharing Reductions payments—or CSRs—may be confusing for members. To help members understand who may be impacted and what they should do, we have provided this [...]

By | Friday, October 20th, 2017|Categories: Member Updates|0 Comments

Massachusetts Health Connector Launches First Phase Of New Small-Business Online Portal

BOSTON – August 15, 2017 – The Massachusetts Health Connector today launched the first phase of its new small-group website, creating a system that will make it easier for employers and brokers to manage information [...]

By | Tuesday, August 15th, 2017|Categories: Press Release|0 Comments

Massachusetts Health Connector and DC Health Link Create a First-in-the-Nation Partnership

The Health Connector Board of Directors today approved a first-in-the-nation collaboration with DCHBX, which manages and operates DC Health Link, the online health insurance marketplace in the District of Columbia. Through this partnership, starting this fall the Health Connector will use a separate branch of DC Health Link’s existing online platform to improve available offerings to small businesses and their employees – including the ability for employees to potentially select their own plan from a range of choices – while reducing long-term operational costs for the small-group online system.

By | Thursday, February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Press Release, Small Business Updates|0 Comments

Finish your enrollment by December 23rd for January 1, 2017 coverage

If you are renewing your health insurance through the Health Connector for 2017, or are applying for the first time, the deadline to complete your enrollment for coverage that starts January 1 is December [...]

By | Monday, December 19th, 2016|Categories: Member Updates|0 Comments

As Health Connector Deadline for January Plans Looms, Members and New Applicants Take Steps for Enrollment

Nearly 28,000 members have switched plans for 2017, more than 24,000 new applicants have picked a plan or enrolled for the New Year BOSTON – December 14, 2016 – With the Dec. 23 deadline approaching [...]

By | Wednesday, December 14th, 2016|Categories: Press Release|0 Comments