The health care law makes health coverage more affordable and easier to buy for millions of American women. Open Enrollment for 2017 plans begins November 1, 2016 and runs through January 31, 2017. During this time, you will be able to comparison shop for the insurance plan that best meets your family’s needs and budget, and enroll in coverage for 2017. This guide to open enrollment addresses some of the questions you may have about the coverage available through the Health Insurance Marketplaces, how to enroll, and how to evaluate your health insurance needs.