If you missed the deadline, the extended deadline and even the grace period to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, you may be surprised to learn that you still have time to enroll in coverage. The federal government extended the original enrollment deadline from Dec. 15 to Dec. 23 and then even added an extra 24 hour window for consumers to sign up on Dec. 24.
Joy Kramer of Smyrna has run into the same dead ends with the insurance exchange website as millions of other Americans. An inability to log on. Interminable delays. A busy site. But the technical problems with healthcare.gov are not going to deter Kramer from enrolling, she says. And she is an unabashed supporter of the Affordable Care Act.