You can use the Health Insurance Marketplace to enroll in health care coverage under the Affordable Care Act beginning Oct. 1, 2013. Below are some resources to help you with this process, as well as an informational guide that was created by SMFPL:
Created by the library staff to help you navigate the Affordable Health Care Act.
Where you can begin to learn about the Health Insurance Marketplace.
Use this check list to help you gather what you need to apply for coverage.
How to find the health insurance plan that's right for you
Learn the four categories of health insurance plans based on how you and the plan can expect to share the costs of care.
- Bronze: Your plan pays 60%. You pay 40%.
- Silver: Your plan pays 70%. You pay 30%.
- Gold: Your plan pays 80%. You pay 20%
- Platinum: Your plan pays 90%. You pay 10%.