State offers grants to 34 insurance agencies

State offers grants to 34 insurance agencies | Insurance Business

State offers grants to 34 insurance agencies

Oregon’s Health Insurance Marketplace has awarded grants to select insurance agencies in the state to help promote the coming open enrollment period.

The state pledged over $795,000 in grants to 34 insurance agencies, as well as eight community groups. Awardees will use the grants to publicize the upcoming enrollment period and to help locals enroll in coverage through and other similar programs.

Open enrollment for the federal health plan will run from November 01 to December 15, 2018.

“Every year, more Oregonians enroll in coverage through,” Oregon Health Insurance Marketplace administrator Chiqui Flowers told KTVZ. “The dedication and expertise of partners like these grantees help make that possible.”

The insurance agents awarded $338,000 in grants are:

  • Aaron Burns Insurance, Eugene
  • Abel Insurance Agency, Coos Bay, Gold Beach, Florence, and Newport
  • Bancorp Insurance, La Pine
  • Barlow Insurance, McMinnville
  • Bennett Insurance Agency, Enterprise
  • Boone Insurance Associates, Eugene
  • Bredimus Insurance Agency, Salem
  • Carney Insurance, Ashland
  • Central Financial Services of Oregon, Bend
  • Chehalem Insurance Associates, Newberg
  • Country Financial, Sisters
  • Exchange Insurance Services, Hillsboro and St. Helens
  • FG Insurance, Portland
  • HE Cross Company, Portland
  • Health Insurance Place, Grants Pass
  • Health Plans in Oregon, Portland
  • HealthPlans NW, Milwaukie
  • Healthwise Insurance Planning, Portland
  • Heathy, Wealthy & Wise, Portland
  • High Desert Insurance, Bend
  • iCover Oregon, Albany
  • Insurance Lounge, Beaverton, Lake Oswego, Medford, and Grants Pass
  • Pacific View Financial, Salem
  • Klamath Financial, Klamath Falls
  • Linda Dugan Insurance, Astoria
  • Matthew Woodbridge Insurance, Salem
  • Pfaff-Karren Insurance, Independence
  • Premier NW Insurance, Oregon City and Sandy
  • Revell Coy Insurance, Hood River and The Dalles
  • RJS & Associates Insurance Services, Philomath
  • The Health Insurance Store, Roseburg
  • The Simmons Agency, Hermiston
  • Tomlin Benefit Planning, Eugene
  • Valley Insurance, La Grande


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