If you are interested in a more affordable health
insurance option under the new health care law, here are some tips:
To get coverage on
January 1, 2014, you MUST enroll in a plan by December 23, and pay your
Log on to
healthcare.gov and click "See Plans”, where you can easily windowshop for the types of coverage
as well as discounts on premiums and other costs before you apply.
Using this new tool
you can compare plans, understand covered benefits, review physician and
hospital networks, and more – before you login or complete an application.
If you’ve tried
Healthcare.gov and you can’t move forward, log in to your account, select the
application in progress and hit "remove.” Then close and re-open your web
browser, log back into your Healthcare.gov account and start a new
trouble? Call the Customer Call Center at 1-800-318-2596.
If you filled out a
paper application, call our Customer Call Center at 1-800-318-2596 to get your
application ID number and find out if your eligibility determination has been
You can also find
in–person help from certified assisters in your area. Just enter your zip code to get