Health Insurance Market Place
Are you ready for Health Care Reform?
Affordable and accessible health care for the people of Southwest Florida is an important goal for Lee Memorial Health System. Our doctors and hospitals are participating in the health insurance plans offered through the new health insurance exchanges, also called the marketplace.
We encourage you to visit healthcare.gov to see if you are eligible to purchase health insurance through the exchange and if you quality for a subsidy to help pay for it.
What You Need to Know
- Sign up during open enrollment, which runs through March 31, 2014
- To receive coverage starting Jan. 1, 2014, you must sign up by Dec. 15, 2013
- Take action today to secure the best insurance coverage and medical care available to you
Want help or need more information?
If you need an introduction to what the Health Insurance Marketplace is all about, watch the video below produced by the Kaiser Family Foundation. You’ll get a pretty good lay of the land by watching the YouToons find their way through the system.
The YouToons Get Ready For Obamacare
Click to learn more about health insurance changes coming your way.
As you explore your options, you may want some additional help. HealthCare.gov is your best source of information about the Marketplace. You can call a toll free number, 1-800-318-2596, to speak with a trained customer service representative, or visit HealthCare.gov for helpful videos and to participate in an online web chat.
On HealthCare.gov, you and your family can explore every qualified health plan in your area, and fill out an application when you’re ready. You’ll be able to take control with better information, including details about benefits and prices presented in clear language you can understand, so you’ll know what your premiums, deductibles, and other costs will be before you make a choice