Affordable Care Act: Getting Started

Library resources and beyond on the Affordable Care Act

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

What's in this Guide

About the Affordable Care Act, find:

Sign Up Now!

Four ways to sign up for coverage:

  • Online
  • By phone
  • In person
  • With a paper application

Open enrollment for 2020 is now closed.  Outside the Open Enrollment Period, you generally can enroll in a health insurance plan only if you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period.  

Need Help?

Call for 24-hour, toll-free assistance with the ACA, and how to use HealthCare.gov's Marketplace.

1-800-318-2596

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