SALEM, Ore. - The Oregon Health Insurance Marketplace will sponsor "Health Insurance 101," a free one-hour workshop on understanding health insurance, in Bend, Prineville and Madras.
The Bend events, which are open to the public, will be from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 2, and 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 25. Both presentations will be at the Bend Library, 62080 Dean Swift Road in Bend.
The Madras event will be held from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 2, at the Jefferson County Library, 241 SE 7th St. in Madras.
The Prineville event will be from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 2, at the Crook County Library, 175 NW Meadow Lakes Drive in Prineville.
The workshops will help attendees prepare for this year's short health insurance open enrollment period, which will run from Nov. 1 to Dec. 15.
An experienced health-insurance educator from the Marketplace will:
Explain how health insurance works
Describe coverage options
Answer questions about health insurance in Oregon
To register, call 855-268-3767 (toll-free) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Learn more at Oregonhealthcare.gov.