Kate Awsumb

Kate Awsumb is a journalist and communications consultant for HealthPartners who has worked with many government, nonprofit, and private organizations to make health information easy to understand and easy to use. Her writing has been featured in the Huffington Post, Men’s Health, StarTribune, Minnesota Parent and the Twin Cities Moms Blog. She holds master’s degrees in health communication and public health, making her a perfect fit for the Health Insurance Help blog.Kate believes health is so much more than not being sick – it keeps us doing what we love, traveling to new places and chasing our kids around the backyard.When she’s not working, you’ll find Kate running, hiking, biking, rowing, snowshoeing, or otherwise on the move with her husband, young daughter and Boston terrier.

calendar with January 31st highlighted

Buyer’s remorse? You can switch your health plan

The window of time when most people can sign up for health insurance, called open enrollment, runs from November 1 through January 31. If you pick a plan and then decide you want to switch, you can do it anytime during the open enrollment period.

Simple is good. Send health insurance help to my inbox.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Simple Share Buttons
Simple Share Buttons