Useful tools to help with enrollment, such as brochures, fact sheets, and consumer health insurance FAQs.

Applying for Health Insurance

These fact sheets address several common issues consumers may encounter when filling out the application for health insurance.


Getting Financial Assistance

These fact sheets answer questions about getting and using financial assistance to pay for health insurance and to help pay for health care when consumers go to the doctor.


Choosing a Health Plan

These fact sheets provide information about the new health plan options available through the marketplaces and what you should consider when choosing a plan.


Keeping and Using Health Insurance

These fact sheets explain the steps you should take to understand and use your insurance and what you need to do to keep your insurance.


Understanding the Requirement to Have Health Insurance

These fact sheets answer commonly asked questions about the government’s requirement that all citizens have basic health insurance, and about how to get an exemption to that rule if you need it.


Reference Charts and Graphics


Health Insurance Basics in English and Spanish

Families USA produced the following materials with National Council of La Raza

  • Get Ready to Get Health Coverage (English and Spanish versions)
    This palm card lists the steps consumers should take to get ready to apply for health insurance and financial assistance. The brochure also lists the information consumers will need when they are ready to apply.
  • Health Insurance Options for Latinos (English and Spanish versions)
    This brochure explains how the Affordable Care Act improves health coverage for Latinos, including improvements that can save consumers money, affordable coverage options and consumer protections. 
  • Health Insurance Basics: Key Words and Phrases You Need to Know (English and Spanish versions)
    This guide explains many of the health insurance terms that consumers need to understand when they are shopping for insurance. It also explains the different costs associated with health insurance, rules about how to get health care, and how to pick the right plan.

These fact sheets explain the steps you should take to understand and use your insurance and what you need to do to keep your insurance.

These fact sheets explain the steps you should take to understand and use your insurance and what you need to do to keep your insurance.