Affordable Healthcare Act classes offered
SEVEN EDUCATIONAL SESSIONS ABOUT the Affordable Care Act at East Baton Rouge Parish libraries
The Affordable Care Act 101 program will offer one-on-one assistance from specially trained federal navigators and certiﬁed application counselors who will help local residents evaluate the available health insurance coverage that is available through the federal Health Insurance Marketplace.
The federally funded navigators and certiﬁed application counselors are trained to provide unbiased information in a culturally competent manner about health insurance, the new Health Insurance Marketplace, qualiﬁed health plans and public programs including Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program.
There will be an educational video and a presentation on the Affordable Care Act, followed by a question-and-answer session.
The ACA navigators and certiﬁed application counselors will provide private assistance to individuals to help them understand the health insurance options and to determine the plan.
February classes are Thursday, Feb. 13, 6, at the Zachary Branch Library, 1900 Church street; Thursday, Feb. 27, 6pmat
the Delmont Gardens Branch Library, 3351 Lorraine Street.