Starting January 1, 2014, most Americans will be required to have health insurance. The Missouri Health Insurance Marketplace allows you to shop for insurance coverage and get financial help.
Open enrollment has begun and coverage can start as soon as January 1, 2014. To prepare to enroll, you can learn about types of health coverage, research your questions, and figure out what you need to know before open enrollment begins.
The Health Insurance Marketplace will help you get the coverage that meets your needs and fits your budget. Visit www.healthcare.gov to get started.
The Marketplace will offer several kinds of assistance to help you apply for coverage and choose a plan that meets your needs.
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- people in your community trained to help you apply and enroll
find local help
Visit LocalHelp.HealthCare.gov to find help in your area. You can search by city and state or zip code to see a list of local organizations with contact information, office hours, and types of help offered.
These organizations will be able to assist you in finding the kind of help that works for you. Some may be available earlier to set up future appointments to help you in the Marketplace.