If you were hoping to apply for an Affordable Care Act health insurance coverage strategy for 2020, you need to know that the due date for applications submitted through Healthcare.gov has been extended.: CMS’s main goal is to supply a seamless Open Enrollment experience for HealthCare.gov consumers and guarantee that those Americans who want protection used through the Exchange can enlist in a plan. In an abundance of care, to accommodate consumers who tried to enlist in coverage throughout the final hours of Open Enrollment but who might have experienced concerns, starting at 3:00 PM EST today, December 16 we are extending the due date to sign up for January 1 protection till 3:00 AM EST December 18. Open Enrollment ends January 31, 2020. If you are eligible for unique enrollment or Medicaid, you may still use.