Find a Plan - Access Health CT openEnroll_start=10/25/2021
Select Page

Open Enrollment starts November 1, 2021 and ends January 15, 2022. Enroll by December 15 to have coverage starting January 1.

Find a Plan

Home > Find a Plan

We are on a mission to make sure all Connecticut residents have health insurance. All plans offered through Access Health CT include coverage for important Essential Health Benefits to keep you and your family healthy.

Why Access Health CT?

At Access Health CT you can shop, compare and enroll in quality health insurance plans; and it is the only place where you can qualify for financial help to lower your costs, or be eligible for free or low-cost coverage through HUSKY Health (Medicaid/Children’s Health Insurance Program).

When Can I Enroll?

Year-Round >


You can enroll any time during the year if you are eligible for HUSKY Health (Medicaid/CHIP) or are an American Indian or Alaska Native, or have a Qualifying Life Event.

To qualify for a Special Enrollment Period, you must have a Qualifying Life Event.

Open Enrollment Period >


During the Annual Open Enrollment (November 1 – December 15) you can shop, compare and enroll in quality health insurance plans that start January 1.

Current customers should update household information and look at medical and/or dental plan options that fit their needs for the following year.

You can also Compare Plans, Sign In, or Manage Your Dental Plan.

Easy steps to get you coverage.

1. Compare plans

Review plan options to find the right one for you. Enter your information to see if you qualify for financial help.

2. Gather documents

Use the Enrollment Checklist to have all your information ready for you and anyone in your household applying for insurance.

3. Start application

Create an account online, over the phone, with an Enrollment Specialist, or a Certified Broker who can recommend a plan.

4. Verify information

If requested, verify your information and let us know if anything changes during the year.

Choosing the right plan for you

Looking at your healthcare options can be overwhelming. The Plan Compare tool makes it easy to filter plans based on in-network doctors and prescriptions to give you a better total cost estimate. If you need someone to help recommend a plan, you can find a Broker in your area for free help.

Understanding total cost estimate

When choosing a plan, take into account costs beyond your monthly payment (premium). Consider your yearly deductible, co-payments or co-insurance costs when choosing the right coverage. Plans with the lowest monthly premium are not always the cheapest option for you and your family.

Metal levels and types of coverage

The marketplace offers Qualified Health Plans (QHP) through Anthem and ConnectiCare. Plans are categorized by metal levels. Bronze has the lowest premiums, but higher costs when you get care; Silver has moderate premiums, and moderate costs when you need care (most customers pick a Silver plan to take advantage of all the financial help available); and Gold has the higher premiums, but lower costs when you get care. You may also qualify for low-cost or free coverage through HUSKY Health (Medicaid/CHIP) if you meet specific income or other guidelines.

See if you qualify for financial help

Over 90% of customers qualify for some type of financial help. You can enter some basic information about your household to see if you qualify for Advance Premium Tax Credits (APTC), Cost-Sharing Reductions (CSR) or a free or low-cost coverage through HUSKY Health (Medicaid/CHIP).

We are here to help… and ALL HELP IS FREE!

From general questions to enrollment help and expert plan recommendations, you have options to get the answers you need.

Latest from the blog

Welcome to Access Health CT!

Welcome to Access Health CT!

Affordable Health Insurance for You, Your Family or Small Business. New to Access Health CT? Here’s what you need to know Access Health CT (AHCT) is Connecticut’s official health insurance marketplace, where you can shop, compare and enroll in quality healthcare.

We're here to help... and all help is free

Whether you have a quick question, don't understand terminology, or need help enrolling, there are help options to get you the answers you need.