For residents of Burke, Caldwell, Catawba and McDowell counties: For coverage starting in 2016, you can buy an individual health insurance plan on the Individual Health Insurance Marketplace from November 1, 2015 to January 31, 2016.
You wouldn't buy movie tickets without knowing what's playing. So why buy health insurance before knowing which doctors and hospitals are part of the plan? Before you choose your health insurance, make sure it includes the doctors you want to see.
To keep your out-of-pocket costs down when you get care from us, choose a health insurance plan that includes Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge doctors and hospitals in its network. We offer primary care at more than 30 locations, multiple urgent care and express care locations, and specialty care in many areas including heart, cancer, neurology and orthopedics. When even more advanced care is needed, we can easily connect you to world-class care at Levine Cancer Institute, Levine Children's Hospital and Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute.
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I’m hearing a lot of confusing health insurance terms. What do they mean?
Here are the meanings of some common health insurance terms:
Why do I need health insurance?
Why does it matter which doctors and hospitals are part of my plan?
Not all health insurance plans include the doctors and hospitals you may want to get care from, so it's important to choose a plan that gives you access to the doctors and hospitals you prefer.
Choosing Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge gives you access to better care, and helps you keep your out-of-pocket costs down when you get care from us. We offer:
How do I buy a health insurance plan on the Marketplace?
You can buy an individual health insurance plan on the Individual Health Insurance Marketplace starting November 1, 2015. Buy a plan by December 17, 2015 for coverage to start January 1, 2016.
To buy a plan:
Do I qualify for savings on health coverage?
How do I change my plan?