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I Missed Enrollment! What Now?

Stay calm – you have options for health coverage

The deadline to enroll in a health plan was in December. If you still need coverage, we have several possibilities that may work for you. Just answer these questions:

  • Do you qualify for Arkansas Works? Anyone who qualifies for the Medicaid expansion in Arkansas (Arkansas Works) can enroll for health coverage anytime. You can apply at
  • Do you have a qualifying life event? Circumstances that can enable you to enroll in a new plan (or make changes to your existing plan) outside the annual enrollment period* include:
    • Marriage
    • Divorce
    • Moving to another state
    • Birth/adoption/new guardianship
    • Involuntary loss of health coverage
    • Death of a person covered under your policy
  • Would a limited-duration plan fit your needs? Our limited-duration plans, Complete and Complete Plus, provide coverage for the length of time you need it. These plans feature:
    • Comprehensive coverage with plan options for a single term (up to 12 months) or a renewable term (up to 36 months)
    • Predictable copays for primary care doctors, with some plan options, also featuring copays for specialists – affordable monthly premiums
    • Prescription drug coverage

To view all our individual and family plans and learn more, visit You also can call customer service at 1-800-392-2583 or go to an ArkansasBlue location near you. Don’t worry; we’ll get you covered.

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