Shows how many people will be able to get affordable, comprehensive insurance through the new health insurance marketplaces and how many people the Affordable Care Act has helped so far.
Learn what your state needs to include in its health insurance marketplace for consumers with limited English proficiency.
Find out which key issues you'll want to tackle in your state this year and get tips on how to stay involved.
Provides an overview of the requirements for health insurance navigator programs and answers key questions states will face as they establish effective navigator programs.
Explains the differences between navigators and assisters and discusses how in-person assistance works in each type of health insurance marketplace.
A quick reference chart that outlines required and optional changes to Medicaid that make the eligibility process for applicants more streamlined and consumer-friendly.
Seven issues that advocates should consider around the roles and responsibilities of insurance brokers and agents who help consumers enroll in health coverage through health insurance marketplaces.
Explains the new method of determining eligibility for Medicaid and CHIP, which now matches the method used for other health care programs and for calculating financial assistance with health insurance.
Presents best practices for state advocates on story banking and engaging young adults, including how to start collecting consumer stories and how to use social media to reach young adults.
Discusses provisions in the Affordable Care Act that call for states to have one streamlined online application for all types of insurance and for premiums tax credits.