July 10, 2013
New Affordable Healthcare Act
The “access health CT” website at http://www.accesshealthct.com/ is the state’s new “Official Health Insurance Marketplace.”
It is the source for gathering information about the new Affordable Healthcare Act, comparing health insurance plans, and applying for coverage.
Specific questions (and answers) about the Affordable Healthcare Act appear on the “access health Connecticut” website at http://www.accesshealthct.com/how-it-works/faqs/ Enrollment begins October 1. Coverage may begin as soon as January 1, 2014.
The federal government’s https://www.healthcare.gov/ website provides details about determining if you qualify for lower costs when you enroll.
The Spanish language version is online at https://www.cuidadodesalud.gov/es/The federal government also offers a toll-free phone number for those seeking information at 1-800-318-2596.
Posted by Jessica Kilham at July 10, 2013 03:27 PM