Affordable Care Act and Health Insurance Marketplace Resources
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) is a United States federal statute that was signed into law in March 2010.
Under the ACA, individuals will be required to maintain minimum essential coverage. Individuals who do not have minimum essential coverage in 2014 can read about options and exceptions here.
The U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services have provided a webpage called the “Health Insurance Marketplace” which assists individuals, families, and small businesses in finding affordable health care options. On October 1st, 2013, open enrollment begins.
Resources for individuals, families, and small businesses:
Resources for librarians: