Part 6 – Identify Covered Individuals and Gather Information for Form 1095-C

For self-insured plans, you’ll need to identify covered individuals (employee, spouse, and their dependents) and their social security numbers. A date of birth will work in lieu of a social security number if you’ve made a reasonable attempt to gather SSNs.

Keep in mind that self-insured coverage is defined as coverage where the employer assumes the financial risk for providing health care benefits to its employees. This coverage is rare for small businesses since it is typically costly.

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