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 WSHIP NEWS

WSHIP Board of Directors Meeting
Click Here for the July 8, 2015, Board of Directors meeting agenda and materials. We have a new start time. The meeting will begin at 9:30 AM.

WSHIP Annual Report
Click Here for the 2014 WSHIP Annual Report.

Newly Appointed WSHIP Board Member
WSHIP is pleased to announce that Governor Jay Inslee has appointed Alison Mondi, Senior Policy and Advocacy Manager of Lifelong Aids Alliance to the WSHIP Board of Directors as a representative for consumers.

WSHIP at a Glance – January 2015
Click Here for an update on WSHIP's status a year after January 2014 health reforms. 

Open Position on WSHIP Board of Directors
There is currently a Governor-appointed open position on the WSHIP Board for a representative of large employers. If you are interested in applying, please see the Governor’s Boards & Commissions website at www.governor.wa.gov/boards. WSHIP is listed in the Board & Commission Profiles under “H” as “Health Insurance Pool, Board of Directors, Washington State.”

Ready to pull the plug on e-cigs?
If you have been using e-cigarettes as a way to quit traditional forms of tobacco, and now find yourself stuck using both, we can help you quit now. A Quit Coach® staff member will work with you to create a plan designed just for you. Click Here for more information.

WSHIP’s Non-Medicare Plans Are Closed to New Enrollment
Effective January 1, 2014, WSHIP’s non-Medicare plans are only available to individuals enrolled in WSHIP prior to December 31, 2013 and individuals residing in a county where an individual plan is not offered.  Currently, individual coverage is offered in all counties. 

WSHIP’s Medicare-eligible Plan (Basic) is Open to New Enrollment
There are no changes to eligibility requirements for WSHIP’s Medicare-eligible plan (Basic).  This plan remains open to new enrollment. Click Here for more information.