Tips on Using Health Insurance

Tips on Using Health Insurance

Friday, January 3, 2014

Consumers who have signed up for health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act need to turn their attention toward using their coverage in a responsible manner. Using Your New Insurance Coverage on HealthCare.Gov provides guidance on these topics:

  1. Making sure you are covered.
  2. Getting prescription medications.
  3. Getting regular medical care.
  4. Getting emergency care.
  5. Appealing an insurance company decision.

Agencies helping clients understand and use their new coverage can also find these tips in fact sheet format in a larger collection of Marketplace training and consumer resources on enrollment, using insurance, and more. 

For resources tailored to people living with HIV/AIDS, see the collection of ACA resources from Ryan White agencies around the nation.