Affordable Care Act

Below are a number of helpful resources for the Affordable Health Care Act:

HealthCare.gov, the official consumer site for the Marketplace, at https://www.healthcare.gov

What Is the Health Insurance Marketplace?, designed for those assisting people with the applications. a new way to find health insurance coverage. With one application, you can see all your options and enroll.

• A new 800 number you can call to get your Marketplace questions answered by a customer service representative, available 24/7: 1-800-318-2596 (TTY: 1-855-889-4325). On calling, you'll be welcomed to the Health Insurance Marketplace and asked to give your state, as some states have state-sponsored marketplaces.

• Affordable Care Act - Read the Law Section by Section

• The Ohio Department of Insurance has a Frequently Asked Questions section on federal health care reforms.

• The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has a Frequently Asked Questions on the Health Insurance Marketplace (Exchange) section.

• Kaiser Family Foundation's For Consumers: Understanding Health Reform site includes great resources including a flowchart for The Requirement to Buy Coverage Under the Affordable Care Act and video, The YouToons Get Ready for Obamacare: Health Insurance Changes Coming Your Way Under the Affordable Care Act.

• Consumer Reports free guides to health care reform and Medicare

• AARP: Health Insurance, Health Law Answers, and Health Care Reform Law Fact Sheets

Medline Plus, administered by the US National Institutes of Health, which presents information on medicine and healthcare in easy-to-understand language.

• U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has Key Features of the Affordable Care Act and fact sheets.

• American Public Health Association Health Reform Resources

• WebMD's Health Care Reform: A Guide to Health Insurance and Affordable Care Act

Veterans and the ACA from the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs

• Curious about where uninsured Ohioans are located?  Enroll America provides maps, including this interactive Google map of Ohio.