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NIU-Rockford to host health insurance enrollment event

January 22, 2015

get-covered-america-meta-logo[1]Northern Illinois University is hosting a free health insurance sign-up event on Thursday, January 29, at NIU-Rockford, 8500 E. State St., Rockford.

In partnership with Enroll America and the Get Covered America Campaign, along with the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services and the Winnebago County Health Department, this event is open to students as well as the general public. Certified in-person assisters will be available to enroll participants in affordable health care on the spot.

To enroll, please bring the following documentation:

  • Government ID (Drivers License, State ID, Military ID)
  • Social Security Number/Immigration documents (Residency or Citizenship)
  • Employer income verification for household (W2, Income Tax, or Pay Stubs), and
  • Policy numbers for any current health insurance plan

The event runs from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Jan. 29 and is free and open to the public. Registration is available online.