WSHIP NEWS

2020 WSHIP Board Policy Agenda
Click Here for the 2020 WSHIP Board Policy Agenda.

2020 Open Enrollment for Current WSHIP Enrollees November 1 – December 15
Click Here for 2020 Rates and Enrollment information.

WSHIP Board of Directors Meeting
Click Here for the November 13, 2019 Board of Directors meeting agenda and materials. The meeting will begin at 9:00 a.m.

Board Position Opening
There are two openings on the WSHIP Board for employer representatives (small employer and large employer). These are Governor-appointed positions. Please contact Keith Swenson, Director of Boards & Commissions at the Governor’s office at Keith.Swenson@gov.wa.gov 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 is Open to New Enrollment
There are no changes to eligibility requirements for WSHIP’s Medicare-eligible plan.  This program remains open to new enrollment.  Click Here for more information. NOTE: For coverage beginning January 1, 2020, WSHIP will be offering a new Medicare-eligible plan called the Medical Supplement Plan and its Basic Plan will be closed to new enrollment.