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Category: Washington Health Insurance
General | Pierce County | Washington State
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Health Reform Hits Main Street (a video overview)
http://kff.org/health-reform/video/health-reform-hits-main-street/
Confused about how the new health reform law really works? This short, animated movie — featuring the “YouToons” — explains the problems with the current health care system, the changes that are happening now, and the big changes coming in 2014. Written and produced by the Kaiser Family Foundation.
Healthcare.gov
http://healthcare.gov
Learn how the federal health care law affects you at this official site of the Health Insurance Marketplace.
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The Affordable Care Act and Pierce County - Fact Sheet
https://www.tpchd.org/files/library/779b2251b7887a9b.pdf
This "Just the Facts" fact sheet provides a quick overview of how health care reform will impact you in your community.
Local In-Person Assister Agencies
http://www.tpchd.org/health-wellness-1/health-care-reform/to-help/
Need help signing up for a health insurance plan but confused about your options and how the new system works? Find an In-Person Assister at one of these local agencies to help answer your questions.
Tacoma Pierce Health Department
http://www.tpchd.org/health-wellness-1/health-care-reform/
Find health care reform information that pertains to Pierce County residents.
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Paper Application for Health Care Coverage - Multiple Languages
http://www.hca.wa.gov/medicaid/forms/Pages/index.aspx
Access the paper application for health care coverage in these languages: Cambodian, Chinese, English, Korean, Laotian, Russian, Somali, Spanish and Vietnamese. Look for Form 18-001P and select your language. Also describes what assistance may be available for health care costs.
WA State Medicaid Expansion 2014
http://www.hca.wa.gov/hcr/me/Documents/ME2014_Changes_Comparison_Fact_Sheet.pdf
This factsheet makes comparisons between current health care coverage and the expanded coverage beginning January 2014.
Washington Health Benefit Exchange
http://www.wahbexchange.org/
This is where consumers will select and enroll in health care plans starting Oct 1, 2013.
Washington Health Plan Finder
http://wahealthplanfinder.org/
Washington Healthplanfinder offers Washington State residents comparisons of Qualified Health Plans, tax credits or financial help to pay for copays and premiums, and expert customer support online, by phone or in-person.
Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner
http://www.insurance.wa.gov/
Learn about health care reform and what it means for individuals, families, small business, and seniors.
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Category: Washington Health Insurance
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