The Affordable Care Act Resources Round-Up

Content From: AIDS.govPublished: January 30, 20143 min read


patient_provider_160x120During his State of the Union speech this week, President Obama asked every American who knows someone without health insurance to help them get covered by March 31st, when open enrollment ends. You can shop for plans and sign up for coverage online at, by phone at 1-800-318-2596, by mail, or directly through an issuer, agent, or broker. You can also find in-person help in your community at

To help with enrolling in and using new health coverage, several great Affordable Care Act (ACA) resources have recently been released and are available to support people living with HIV/AIDS and those who serve them. (Please note: provides links to non-Federal resources in this post. These links do not constitute an endorsement of those resources.)

In addition to these important resources, you can learn more about how the ACA impacts people at risk for or living with HIV/AIDS by reading our fact sheet on the ACA and HIV/AIDS speaking about how implementation of the ACA is supporting efforts to improve HIV prevention, care, and treatment and achieve the goals of the National HIV/AIDS Strategy.

Also, read this blog post about the Greater Than AIDS “Obamacare and You” consumer web portal developed by the Kaiser Family Foundation to help people living with HIV/AIDS learn about their coverage options and how the ACA could affect their care and treatment.