Breast Cancer-related Health Insurance Benefits for Your Consideration: Questions to Ask Your Navigator.

Glossary of Terms

NYS Health Insurance Exchange Website

http://www.healthbenefitexchange.ny.gov/

Detailed PDF listing of Navigators and CAC’s by county

www.healthbenefitexchange.ny.gov/sites/default/files/IPA-Navigator%20Site%20Schedule%20%20%2810-1-13%29.pdf

NYS Health Insurance Exchange Call Center

1-855-355-5777; Monday – Friday 8am – 8pm, Saturday 9am-1pm

NYS Health Insurance Exchange Information for  Families and Individuals

https://nystateofhealth.ny.gov/individual

Understanding Health Insurance

http://www.medicalbillingandcodingcertification.com/health-insurance-guide/overview/

Community Health Advocates – will help to guide individuals and families through the health care system

http://www.communityhealthadvocates.org/
(888) 614-5400
cha@cssny.org

Whitehouse – Health Reform in Action

http://www.whitehouse.gov/healthreform

Service Employees International Union (SEIU) – “Get Ready for Quality, Affordable Healthcare”

http://www.seiu.org/readyforhealthcare/
An excellent in depth description of how the insurance exchange works

Consumer Reports – “The Affordable Health Care Act You and Your Family”

http://www.consumerreports.org/health/resources/pdf/ncqa/The_Affordable_Care_Act-You_and_Your_Family.pdf
A good, clear description of how the Affordable Care Act (the law itself) works with easy-to-understand descriptions of key provisions and regulations

AARP – “Health Law Fact Sheets”

http://www.aarp.org/health/health-care-reform/health_reform_factsheets/

PBS – “What You Need to Know About The Obamacare Marketplaces”

http://www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/2013/09/what-you-need-to-know-about-the-obamacare-marketplaces.html

HCFANY.org – The Affordable Care Act (aka ObamaCare) and the New Insurance Marketplace What New Yorkers Need to Know

http://hcfany.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/HCFANY-Electeds-ACA-ppt-092713.pdf

Community Service Society – Access to Health Care

http://www.cssny.org/issues/entry/access-to-health-care
CSSNY has a network of navigators for the Insurance Exchange