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Frequently Asked Questions Insurance

What is the process for signing up for a SHOP plan?

First, you must log into DC Health Link at create an account, and enter information about yourself and any eligible dependents you would like covered under your plan. You then open the OPM Premium Contribution Calculator and follow the steps below to shop for plans and see your share of the monthly premium:

  1. Click the “Enroll in a Plan” button on the DC Health Link page to begin shopping
  2. Select your plan preferences
  3. View Plan Options along with TOTAL monthly premium
  4. Use previously opened Premium Contribution Calculator to see your monthly cost and your employer’s contribution and decide on a plan.

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