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Will my PR be affected if I avail Obama Care within 3 months of arrival in the US?

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Hi,

 

My family & I received our immigration visa because my grandfather applied for us a while back. We landed on 10 Sept 2018 from India and we had brought a 3 month insurance with us. Now that is expiring and we have to get on an insurance plan in the US. 

Can we get on Obama Care? Are we allowed to? Or is that grounds for removal since we’ll be availing the country’s resources or something like that..?

 

Please help, we need to get on an insurance plan asap since our existing plan has expired.

 

Thanks in advance.

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Unlikely to be ACA compliant, but yes you can and could buy through the Exchange.


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23 hours ago, uv1996 said:

Hi,

 

My family & I received our immigration visa because my grandfather applied for us a while back. We landed on 10 Sept 2018 from India and we had brought a 3 month insurance with us. Now that is expiring and we have to get on an insurance plan in the US. 

Can we get on Obama Care? Are we allowed to? Or is that grounds for removal since we’ll be availing the country’s resources or something like that..?

 

Please help, we need to get on an insurance plan asap since our existing plan has expired.

 

Thanks in advance.

huh?


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32 minutes ago, WeGuyGal said:

huh?

They're asking if they will be considered a public charge if they use Obama Care.


@uv1996 As boiler stated, you can use the marketplace and purchase from there.


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10-20 & 11-14-2007 = Phoned ImmOffs; "still pending."

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