The Affordable Care Act (ACA), frequently referred to as Obamacare, was passed and signed into law in March of 2010. This Guide will provide information about the law, about how the law affects you, and information about signing up for health insurance.
Affordable Care Act (ACA)
The comprehensive health care reform law enacted in March 2010 (sometimes known as ACA, PPACA, or “Obamacare”).
The law has 3 primary goals:|
Important links from Healthcare.gov (the official government website about health insurance and healthcare for US citizens and nationals).
HealthCare.gov - The healthcare homepage helps you get coverage, access care, and find help.
Where can I enroll for health insurance? - Enroll online, by phone, or find help using this page.
Find local help. - You can find a trained professional near you to answer questions, help you enroll, and choose the right plan.
Questions and Answers about the ACA - Do you have questions about the ACA? Find answers here.
Tips to Get Started - I need health insurance? Where do I start?
If you have questions, call 24/7 1-800-318-2596 or go to healthcare.gov/contact-us.