Navigating the Health Care System


Enrollment for the Affordable Care Act begins October 1st; coverage may begin as soon as january 1, 2014.  A new section of the UCONN Health Center Library has links to Affordable Care Act resources all in one convenient place:

> the federal government’s official website for health consumers, and the 24/7 toll-free phone number; 

> Access Health CT, the State of Connecticut's new "Official Health Insurance Marketplace;”

> A chart describing the provisions of the new Health Care Law, in plain language, on the website of the Connecticut Office of the Health Care Advocate; 

> A one-page overview of the new Affordable Care Act from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  

UCONN's Healthnet is your source for free, authoritative consumer health information, a program of the University of Connecticut Health Center Library, and a resource for CT health consumers and public libraries.