If you’re under 30, you can get health coverage a few different ways, some designed specifically for you. You may be able to get on a parent’s health insurance plan. If you have children, they might qualify for coverage under the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP.
If a parent’s health insurance plan covers dependents, you usually can be added to their plan and stay on it until you turn Job-based plans: Your parent can add you to their insurance during the plan’s yearly Open Enrollment Period or during a Special Enrollment Period.
This article will explore the following health insurance options for young adults, including somethings, recent college grads, students, those entering the workforce and others: A Parent’s Health Insurance Plan: coverage until age Under the ACA, young adults have many.
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Under current law, if your plan covers children, you can now add or keep your children on your health insurance policy until they turn 26 years old.