Insurance Enrollment Assistance at Coast Community Health Center

You can take advantage of free, confidential insurance enrollment assistance at Coast Community Health Center.

Our community outreach workers and enrollment assisters are trained to help you enroll or re enroll in the Oregon Health Plan using the online marketplace at HealthCare.gov.

Remember, our health and wellness services are available to all. Health insurance enrollment assistance is available to all members of the community.

Open Enrollment for 2018 policies: November 1 through December 15, 2017

During open enrollment, staff at Coast Community Health Center can help individuals and families check eligibility and apply for private 2018 Health Insurance Marketplace policies. Insurance plans start January 1 for those who sign up during open enrollment.

Call to schedule an appointment in Bandon or Port Orford.

Drop-in Enrollment Assistance
Find Coast Community Health Center staff at a location near you:

Bandon Public Library, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 6 and Tuesdays, Oct. 24, Nov. 7 and 21, Dec. 5 and 19
1204 11th St. SW, Bandon

Langlois Public Library, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursdays, Oct. 5, Nov. 2, Dec. 7
48234 Hwy 101S, Langlois

Bandon Schools on Wednesdays
Bandon High School, 12 to 3 p.m.
550 9th St SW, Bandon

Ocean Crest Elementary, 3 to 4 p.m.
1040 Allegheny Ave SW, Bandon

2CJ Schools on Tuesdays
Pacific High School Pirate Wellness Center, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
45525 Hwy 101S, Port Orford

Coastal Harvest Gleaners
1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.
First Baptist Church, 860 2nd St. SE, Bandon

Common Good Food Bank
Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
2015 Washington St, Port Orford

Langlois Food Bank
2nd and 4th Monday of the month, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Langlois Community Church, 94284 Main St, Langlois

Restoration Worship Center Food Pantry
last Thursday of the month, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
89 North Ave NE, Bandon

Want Information about Oregon Health Plan Enrollment? We can help.

Oregon’s public health insurance, Oregon Health Plan, is now available to more individuals and families. Eligibility is based on household income, and enrollment is open year round at HealthCare.gov.

Coast Community Health Center enrollment assisters and outreach workers are trained to help families and individuals check their eligibility and enroll or re enroll online at HealthCare.gov. Just call the Bandon clinic or Port Orford outreach office to request an appointment.

If you do not qualify for OHP, our outreach staff can explain your options for purchasing private insurance during the open enrollment season.

Already Enrolled in OHP? Here's how to learn about your benefits.

Find general information about OHP benefits at the Oregon Health Authority website.

Western Oregon Advanced Health and AllCare Health Plan are the local OHP administrators, (also called Coordinated Care Organizations), for Coos and Curry county residents. WOAH and AllCare staff can answer your questions about Oregon Health Plan benefits.

WOAH, 541-269-7400 or 1-800-264-0014

AllCare, 541-471-4106 or 1-888-460-0185

Call if you
• have questions about your enrollment status,
• need information about your coverage, or
• are assigned to another CCO and would like to request a change.

Want to Speed Your Application? Here's what you should bring to your appointment.

Application Checklist
• An email address where you can receive messages about your HealthCare.gov account
• Your mailing address
• Birthdates for you and members of your household whom you’d like to enroll
• Social Security numbers (for those who have one) –or–
• Alien Resident numbers (for those who have one)
• Your gross household income (from pay stubs or W-2 forms)
• Information about health insurance available to you through an employer

You will not be asked about pre-existing medical conditions.

Download our mobile-friendly enrollment checklist:

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SHIBA

Senior Health Insurance Benefits Assistance is a free, federally funded program available to those eligible for Medicare, their family members and caregivers.

The program for Coos and North Curry county residents is now managed by state staff. Trained volunteer counselors provide plain-language descriptions of Medicare benefits and discuss benefits available with private supplemental health insurance policies.

Annual open enrollment for Medicare policies is October 15 to December 7.  Adults who will celebrate their 65th birthday in the coming calendar year are eligible to sign up for Medicare insurance. Medicare is publicly funded health insurance for patients age 65 and older. You may qualify for Medicare if you are under 65 years of age and have a disability.

Call to request an appointment year round.

Step 1) Call 1-800-722-4134

Step 2) Hold the line to speak with a representative. (Do not enter your zip code.)