Center for Health Policy

A Guide for Navigators

A new guide helps Navigators answer questions from consumers and employers about how insurance reforms under the Affordable Care Act (ACA)will affect their coverage options. This comprehensive resource addresses more than 230 enrollment questions about everything from tax credits and cost standards to enrollment periods, and more. The guide is intended to supplement the Navigator training available from HHS and help answer questions about the private insurance reforms in the Affordable Care Act.

You can access the resource here.

HHS Releases Final Rules on Insurance Marketplace Navigators

The Health and Human Services Department on Friday finalized rules for training and certifying the “navigators” who will help people make sense of their options under health reform. Navigators will provide in-person assistance to people trying to figure out their coverage options through the healthcare law’s newly created insurance exchanges.

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