Oklahoma healthcare marketplace, here’s what you need to know

Posted on: 5:24 pm, August 23, 2013, by , updated on: 05:38pm, September 30, 2013

If you are an Oklahoman without health insurance here is some valuable information for you concerning the new healthcare marketplace.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 1 in 5 people in Oklahoma does not have health insurance.. That is over 690,000 people.

That is equal to the population of Oklahoma City and Norman combined.

Pre-medicare retirees and uninsured baby boomers often have the hardest time finding affordable coverage.

There is a new healthcare market place starting October 1st.

Marketplace Help Center Toll-free Helpline 800-318-2596

To help evaluate insurers, the nonprofit National Committee for Quality Assurance offers online report cards at http://www.ncqa.org/

You can access the healthcare marketplace at https://www.healthcare.gov/