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Multi-State Plan Program and the
Health Insurance Marketplace Consumer

 

Overview

Note:

If you are enrolled in FEHB coverage, you don’t need a Marketplace plan to meet Affordable Care Act coverage standards.

Why Should I Choose MSP Coverage?

Multi-State Plan (MSP) coverage is high-quality health insurance backed by the experience of OPM, the agency trusted by millions of Federal employees, retirees, and their families to provide their health insurance.

  • We emphasize wellness and preventive care.
  • We make sure major benefit categories and services are covered.
  • We work with our insurance partners to ensure you receive the coverage you signed up for.
  • If your claims are ever denied, we are here to help you appeal.
  • You have peace of mind knowing that OPM has over 50 years of experience running the Federal Employee Health Benefits Program.
  • We are committed to bringing you better health through higher quality and lower cost care.

Pick a State or use the drop-down menu to view plan options.

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To choose a Multi-State Plan option that’s right for you, go to HealthCare.gov.

FAQs

Note:

If you are enrolled in FEHB coverage, you don’t need a Marketplace plan to meet Affordable Care Act coverage standards.



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Fact Sheet

The U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) has entered into a contract with the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association and the Consumer Operated and Oriented Plans (CO-OPs) to offer more than 200 Multi-State Plan (MSP) options in 36 States, including the District of Columbia, on the Health Insurance Marketplace. The plans will be overseen by OPM, which brings more than 50 years of experience running the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program to the MSP Program.

The Affordable Care Act created the MSP Program to drive competition. MSP options ensure that Americans across the country have access to high-quality health insurance plans with reliable benefits. OPM ensures that these plans have an effective network of providers, a high percent of spending on health care rather than administrative costs, and strong consumer protections.

The MSP Program provides uninsured Americans even more options for affordable coverage that work for them. With the addition of the CO-OPs to the MSP Program, consumers now have additional choices.

MSP options are available through the Health Insurance Marketplace on HealthCare.gov or CuidadoDeSalud.gov, the Spanish version of the site. The Marketplace provides one-stop shopping, where consumers can see health insurance options in one place and find out if they’re eligible for financial assistance.

Open enrollment starts November 15, 2014 and ends February 15, 2015, with coverage beginning January 1, 2015.

Visit HealthCare.gov or CuidadoDeSalud.gov to learn more about the Health Insurance Marketplace. For more information on the Multi-State Plan Program, visit the MSP Program page.

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