Affordable Care Act
The Healthcare Affordable Care Act effects people in different ways. Here are some printable reference guides to help you navigate the new healthcare law.
This document answers basic questions regarding the health care reform law, when the law becomes affected, penalties for those who do not elect coverage, information regarding the health care Marketplace and when insurance becomes available.
Listed in this document are common acronyms associated with the health care reform law.
This document includes information about how to get lower costs on Marketplace coverage, Medicaid, and low cost or free coverage through community centers.
This document answers questions about changes to other Federal Programs including: Medicaid, CHIP, TRICARE, other veteran military programs, and what to do if you need coverage prior to January 1, 2014.
Resources to help compare and improve your quality of care such as: nursing facilities, home health agencies, hospitals, dialysis facilities, and physicians.
This document provides information about your rights and protections with the new health care law such as: protection under the law, how the penalty is assessed, coverage for pregnancies, appealing a health plan decision, and insurance not covered under the law.
This document answers questions about job-based health insurance, COBRA coverage, and Flexible Spending Accounts.
Answers to basic questions about the Health Insurance Marketplace can be found in this document along with key dates to mark on your calendar!
This document describes the four steps needed to obtain coverage through the Marketplace.
Learn about requirements for individuals to purchase health insurance coverage also called the Individual Mandate.
Listed in this document are the four categories of Marketplace insurance plans. Get information here about the Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Platinum Plans.