Following are links to information on the Affordable Care Act. We will post new information as it becomes available. Please keep checking back.
General information and links on health care, health care reform, Medicaid, and more for Washington.
For Washington residents, Washington Healthplanfinder offers:
- Apples-to-apples comparisons of health insurance plans
- Financial help to pay for copays and premiums
- Expert customer support online, by phone, or in-person through a local organization, insurance broker or agent
Information on health insurance and health care reform for Washington State.
The Federal site for health care coverage information. “Answering your questions about health coverage Our mission is to help you understand your new health coverage options so you can enroll in a plan that works for you and your family.”
For health care reform information for other states. “No matter what state you live in, you’ll be able to use the Marketplace to apply for coverage, compare your options, and enroll.”
Information for states not expanding their Medicaid coverage. Some states are choosing not to expand their Medicaid programs in 2014. In these states, some people won稚 qualify for either Medicaid or lower Marketplace insurance costs.
ACA information for the Pacific Northwest from The National Network of Libraries of Medicine. “Learn about the Health Insurance Marketplace and your new coverage options.”
Quality health information of all kinds. “MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health’s Web site for patients and their families and friends.”
MedlinePlus.gov has an extensive collection of links on their Health Insurance Health Topic page.
The Kaiser Family Foundation is dedicated to filling the need for trusted, independent information on the major health issues facing our nation and its people.
Find more information on health and health related issues on this page.
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