Which Health First Colorado members will not receive IRS Form 1095-B?


Individuals enrolled in the following programs will not receive IRS Form 1095-B from the Department because these programs do not count as minimum essential coverage (MEC):

  • Medicare Savings Programs
    • Qualified Medicare Beneficiary (QMB)
    • Specified Low Income Medicare Beneficiary (SLMB)
    • Qualifying Individual (QI-1)
    • Qualified Disabled and Working Individuals (QDWI)
  • Low-Income Subsidy for Medicare prescription drug coverage
  • Emergency Health First Colorado (Colorado’s Medicaid Program) Services
  • Old Age Pension-Health Care Program (OAP-HCP)
    Individuals enrolled in Old Age Pension-Health First Colorado will still receive IRS Form 1095-B from the Department.

These individuals may still receive IRS Form 1095-B, IRS Form 1095-C, or IRS Form 1095-A from another place such as Medicare, an employer, or the marketplace, Connect for Health Colorado.