CT Opens SEP After Creating Reinsurance Mechanism, CO On Deck

By Amy Lotven / March 18, 2020 at 7:48 PM
Connecticut’s state-based health exchange will re-open Thursday (March 19) for a brief special enrollment period (SEP) that will let uninsured resident enroll in one of the exchange’s two carriers to help curb the spread of the pandemic, after other non-exchange insurers agreed to a reinsurance mechanism to mitigate financial risk. Meanwhile, Colorado’s exchange is waiting for its governor’s office to sign off on a COVID-19-specific SEP. Colorado’s Department of Insurance issued an emergency regulation Wednesday that would establish the SEP...

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