Most non-elderly Americans receive their health insurance coverage from an employer, however, individuals that are self-employed, run a small business or are employed by a small business need to find another way to get health insurance coverage. The great news is that self-employed health insurance just like individual and family plans can be purchased using the insurance marketplace.
The State of Wyoming doesn’t have its own health insurance marketplace, so individuals in Wyoming have to use HealthCare.gov which is the federal run marketplace, to enroll in health insurance policies.
This insurance marketplace is perfectly suited to individuals that need to purchase their own health insurance coverage.
You should understand that being self-employed in Wyoming doesn’t exempt you from getting coverage via an individual health insurance policy. By law you are mandated to have health insurance regardless of your status. If you are interested in learning more about this and getting quotes, simply fill out the Very Good Coverage Quote Form.
This option is also available to small business owners residing in Wyoming. A small business is basically a group of 2 employees with an employer. You need to meet this requirement to be considered eligible for a small group health insurance policy. This means if you have a business and a full time worker, you can apply for group health insurance coverage. These Group Plans include: