MNsure enrollment period for uninsured Minnesotans runs through April 21

MNsure started a 30-day special enrollment period for qualified individuals who are currently without insurance in response to the growth of COVID-19 cases. The enrollment period runs through April 21, according to an MNsure news release.

Individuals seeking coverage can visit to complete an application and enroll in coverage. You must select a plan by April 21 for coverage beginning April 1. Individuals who enroll after April 1 but before 11:59 p.m. on April 21 will have a retroactive coverage start date of April 1.

Employer-sponsored health insurance loss:

If you have lost or will lose health insurance through your employer, you may also be eligible for a special enrollment period through MNsure. Specific details, verifications and key dates are located on Coverage would start the first day of the month following the date when you have selected a plan, though not before your other qualifying health coverage ends.



  • If you already have an application with MNsure but are not currently enrolled, call the Contact Center at 651-539-2099 or 855-366-7873.

  • Compare plans and get an estimate of eligibility for financial help before you enroll.

  • Use an up-to-date recommended browser such as Firefox or Google Chrome on a laptop or desktop computer to fill out an application. Do not use a tablet or smartphone.

  • The online application system is available from 4 a.m. to midnight daily.

If you have questions:

  • MNsure has a statewide network of assisters who can help Minnesotans apply and enroll, free of charge.
  • MNsure's online help tools can be used to access frequently requested services.
  • The MNsure Contact Center is open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday at 651-539-2099 or 855-366-7873.
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