Get Covered Illinois urging residents to enroll for health insurance before Feb. 15
By Brendan Marks
CHICAGO (AP) -- Get Covered Illinois is urging Illinois residents to enroll for health insurance before the Feb. 15 deadline. Health insurance marketplace officials say those who fail to sign up by the deadline could face a fine of $325 or more.
More than 800,000 Illinois residents have signed up for insurance coverage since it became available through Get Covered Illinois. A free health fair is scheduled for Saturday in Chicago.