Marketplace Open Enrollment / Affordable Care Act

Open enrollment through the federal health insurance exchange for 2017, known as the Marketplace at, is open from November 1, 2016 through January 31, 2017.

There’s no limited enrollment period for Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). You can apply any time. Please visit to see if you or a minor qualify. 

If you have any further questions, please contact the Patient Financial Assistance Services department at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital at 731-541-5000, or head over to our FAQ section to find out more information. 

Information for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, plan options and details about 2016/ 2017 exemptions or penalties can be located and found at