Galen Blyth, Account executive at Cascade Insurance Center, will be discussing the 2018 health insurance options for individuals and families, “Individual & Family Health Insurance for 2018”. The no-cost seminar seminar will be on Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 6-7:30 p.m. at Mid Oregon Credit Union, 1386 NE Cushing Drive in Bend. Call 541-382-1795 or email info@midoregon.com to reserve your seat. Refreshments will be served.

Changes to Health Insurance for 2018

With new and potential legislative and executive orders, there are upcoming changes for the new year. Come and get a preview as to what carriers and plans will be available here in Central Oregon during this year’s open enrollment. Some carriers will be leaving the market and others returning, the dates in which you can enroll in coverage have changed and restrictions to select coverage during the year have increased. The class will help to clarify:

• How someone can select coverage
• Methods of enrollment
• What plans and carriers will best suit their needs

About Galen Blyth

Mr. Blyth has been working in the insurance industry since 2003 and is a former agency owner. He is a volunteer at Westside Village Magnet School, Icon City and serves on the board for the Central Oregon Builder’s Association (COBA). Galen grew up in the Seattle area and graduated from University of Montana in Missoula. The part he enjoys most about the business in working closely with clients and learning more about their backgrounds, which leads to close relationships. That’s partly what helped him win COBA Presidents Award in February 2013.

About Cascade Insurance Center

Cascade Insurance Center (CIC) is a strategic business partner of Mid Oregon, and have been supporting our credit union members with insurance solutions for several years. Cascade is a locally owned and operated full service Insurance Agency, who work in Life, Homeowners, Auto, Business & Health Insurance. In the area of Health, by representing all the major carriers in Oregon, Cascade is able to provide solutions for any situation. They are experts in individual plans, small and large group plans, as well as dental, disability, and voluntary products. Patrick O’Keefe, owner of CIC, is extensively involved in the health insurance industry, serving on advisory committees for multiple health insurance companies. He is a sought-after speaker at many Central Oregon presentations on Health Care Insurance.