Get Covered ILL-Health marketplace enrollment days


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Posted Online: Jan. 03, 2014, 12:34 pm
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Press release submitted by Henry and Stark County Health Departments


"HEALTH DEPARTMENT TO OFFER 'GET COVERED ILLINOIS-HEALTH MARKETPLACE'
ENROLLMENT AT HEALTH DEPARTMENT MAIN OFFICE"

The Henry and Stark County Health Departments staff will be conducting "Get Covered Illinois Health Marketplace" and the Affordable Care Act Enrollment Days at the Health Department Main Office, Route 78 South, Kewanee on Thursday, January 9, 16, 23 and 30 from 9:30 a.m. - noon.

Naomi Stahl with the Henry and Stark County Health Departments notes, "Our Trained In-Person Counselors will be on hand to offer assistance, information and conduct appointments to help area residents navigating the New Get Covered Illinois and Affordable Care Act.

For the first time in US history, quality health coverage is available to you regardless of your current health, income level or employment. And if you live in Illinois, you may also qualify for financial help from the federal government to make coverage more affordable.

The State of Illinois is dedicated to helping residents find the health coverage that is right for them.

If you are looking for health insurance for yourself or your family the Health Department's In-Person Counselors can help you:

* Get to the right place to find the coverage you need.
* Learn about the new coverage options and financial help available for you. * Get information you need to make the best health care decision for you or your family.

This event is sponsored by the Illinois Department of Public Health and the Henry and Stark County Health Departments. For more information please visit www.GetCoveredIllinois.gov For more information about the upcoming Get Covered Illinois and Affordable Care Act Enrollment Days, you may contact the Health Department at (309) 852-3115 (Stark) or (309) 852-0197 (Henry) or visit our website at www.henrystarkhealth.com or find us on Facebook at Henry and Stark County Health Departments.



















 



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