“Last Chance” to Sign Up for Health Care

“Last Chance” to Sign Up for Health Care

Enrollment event to help Chicagoans get covered on-the-spot, two days before deadline


CHICAGO, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Two days before the March 31 deadline to enroll in quality health coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace, Get Covered Illinois is partnering with Get Covered America, Be Covered Illinois, and Enroll Chicago! to co-host a last-chance enrollment fair that encourages Illinois residents to enroll.

The Last Chance Enrollment Fair will be held on Saturday, March 29 at Broadway Armory Park in the Edgewater neighborhood of Chicago from 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM.

Get Covered Illinois representatives and local certified navigators will be present at the enrollment event to educate residents about new health coverage options, answer questions and assist with enrollment.

Free TDAP immunizations will also be available, administered by Chicago Department of Public Health.

No appointments are necessary, but consumers should bring Social Security number (or document numbers for immigrants); proof of state residency (driver’s license, housing lease or utility bill); copy of 2012 tax return; and current health insurance information, if applicable.

Please RSVP by emailing press@enrollamerica.org.

WHO Interviews will be available with:

Charles Watkins, Regional Outreach Coordinator, Get Covered Illinois

Diana Bonete, Organizer, Get Covered America

Clarita Santos, Coordinator, Be Covered Illinois

WHEN Saturday, March 29, 2014

12:00 PM to 7:00 PM

WHERE Chicago Park District – Broadway Armory Park

5917 N. Broadway Ave.

Chicago, IL 60660

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SOURCE Get Covered America

“Last Chance” to Sign Up for Health Care