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Triage Cancer Resources on Health Insurance

Triage Cancer Presents: Health Insurance Basics

Triage Cancer Chart of State Laws Related to Health Insurance

Triage Cancer Educational Blog

For information about how health care reform and other laws impact you and your community, visit our blog on these topics.

Quick Guide to Health Insurance Options

Triage Cancer Webinar: Choosing Wisely ~ How to Pick a Health Insurance Policy

Health Insurance Options at CancerFinances.org

Quick Guide to States Expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act

Quick Guide to COBRA

Quick Guide to Medicare

Quick Guide to Status of State Health Insurance Marketplaces

Health Insurance Appeals Tracking Form

Click here for the contact information for your state’s health insurance marketplace



The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act 2010 (Full text of the ACA)

National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius (2012) (ACA Supreme Court Decision)

King v. Burwell (2015) (ACA Supreme Court Decision on Financial Assistance to purchase plans in the State Health Insurance Marketplaces)

Other Resources on Health Care Reform

For information about health care reforms, state health insurance marketplaces, and information about health insurance options available to you

Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act (ACA)
To view the complete law

ACA Timeline
To view the provisions of the ACA over time

State Health Insurance Marketplaces
For information about state health insurance marketplaces

Health Care Reform for Individuals & Families
For information about health insurance options and how health care reforms impact individuals and families


 Health Care Reform for Small Businesses
For information about health insurance options and how health care reforms impact small businesses


Center for Consumer Information & Insurance Oversight (CCIIO)
For information about the implementation of the ACA and changes to private health insurance through regulations

Families USA
For information on health care reform and implementation

Kaiser Family Foundation
For information on health care reform, including research, analysis, polling, facts, and data

Health Reform Hits Main Street
A 9 minute, animated movie — featuring the “YouToons” — that explains the problems with the current health care system, the changes that are happening now, and the big changes coming in 2014.  Written and produced by the Kaiser Family Foundation, it is narrated by Cokie Roberts, a news commentator for ABC News and NPR. Available in English and Spanish

The YouToons Get Ready for Obamacare: Health Insurance Changes Coming Your Way Under the ACA
A short animated video that walks through the basic changes in the way Americans will get health coverage, when major parts of the Affordable Care Act go into effect. A Spanish-language version of the video is available here.

For information about Medicare benefits and coverage

For information about your personal Medicare benefits and coverage

For information about Medicaid benefits and coverage

NHelp: Medicaid Expansion ToolBox
Information on Medicaid Expansions and features fact sheets, reports, fiscal analyses and other materials.

News on Health Care Reform

California Healthline

Kaiser Health News

Statistics & Research on Health Care Reform

Public Knowledge About the ACA

Young Adults Want & Value Health Insurance

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