How To Enroll In a Health Plan

Ways to Get a Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois Health Plan

If you don't get health care coverage through your job or a government program, you have a few ways to get a BCBSIL health plan. During BCBSIL Special Enrollment, you can update your coverage if you’ve gone through some life changes.

  1. Online
    Compare BCBSIL health plan options online.
  2. Agent
    A licensed BCBSIL authorized health plan specialist can answer questions and help you with your 2024 health care coverage. Request a health plan specialist if you don’t have one.
  3. Phone
    You can call 1-866-514-8044 to speak with a BCBSIL licensed health plan specialist.

Get Financial Help

Don’t go uninsured! Financial help is available so Illinois residents – like you – may pay less each month for health care coverage. 

Visit our shopping platform to find out how you might qualify for premium tax credit savings.

Shop BCBSIL Health Plans

Check out the health plans in your area.

Other Health Care Coverage Options

If you are 65 or over, or have certain disabilities, you can apply for Medicare.

Learn about and research Medicare coverage options in your area.

Based on your income you may also qualify for MedicaidChildren’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) or other government-provided assistance. You can apply at any time.

Last Updated: Jan. 16, 2024