Missouri

Missouri health insurance: find affordable coverage

Health insurance in Missouri

Missouri’s health marketplace

State legislative efforts to preserve or strengthen provisions of the Affordable Care Act

How hard has Missouri tried to preserve the Affordable Care Act’s gains? See how Missouri compares to other states.

Missouri utilizes the federally facilitated marketplace, which means residents enroll through HealthCare.gov if they want a plan through the exchange.

Open enrollment for 2020 health plans has ended, although residents with qualifying events can still enroll or make changes to their coverage for 2020. The next open enrollment period, for plans effective in 2021, will begin November 1, 2020.

Three insurers – Oscar Health, SSM Health Insurance, and Cox Health Systems joined the exchange for 2020 – bringing the number of insurers to seven.

Read our guide to the Missouri health insurance marketplace.

Missouri enrollment in qualified health plans

As in most states, Missouri’s exchange enrollment peaked in 2016, when 290,201 Missouri residents enrolled in private plans through the exchange. Enrollment declined in 2017,

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Missouri Small Business Development Center at UMKC

ELEVATIONLAB is all of the training programs of the Missouri Small Business Development Center at UMKC; we offer classes and workshops that are targeted for every business stage:

  • SPARK classes for start-ups
  • SCALE classes for growth
  • SURGE classes for technology and innovation

All training programs offer participants an opportunity to learn from experienced business owners and consultants. Participants will get peer-to-peer interactions, strategic action items and opportunities to network with the experts and fellow entrepreneurs. Instructors bring years of business experience to each class, giving participants the opportunity to tap resources, get access to funding opportunities and leading-edge business tools.

Are you ready to turn your great idea into a business? Would you like to get into an entrepreneurial mindset and learn from successful business owners? Do you need help writing a business plan? Are you struggling with financial basics and management know-how? ELEVATIONLAB offers SPARK classes to

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