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Rural Health
Resources by Topic: Benefit enrollment and application

NIHB Affordable Care Act Toolkit for Native Youth
Provides a variety of resources, including downloadable materials, designed to educate Native youth about the opportunities and concepts included in the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Offers information and assistance in the areas of the ACA, Medicaid, health insurance enrollment, tribal outreach and education, and Native specific benefits.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: National Indian Health Board
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HealthCare.gov: Health Coverage for American Indians & Alaska Natives
Provides one-stop information for consumers on health insurance coverage, how to get covered, and requirements related to health insurance specific to American Indian/Alaska Native populations.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
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What is the Health Insurance Marketplace?
This fact sheet describes the availability of insurance plans through the Oklahoma Health Insurance Marketplace. Also includes information on what assistance is available to consumers across the state.
Type: Document
Sponsoring organization: Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service
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Tribalhealthcare.org
Provides training tools for community representatives and consumer-oriented education materials to assist American Indians and Alaska Natives in understanding their rights and opportunities under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Indian Health Care Improvement Act (IHCIA). Produced by the National Indian Health Outreach and Education Initiative.
Type: Website
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The Affordable Care Act's Health Insurance Marketplace: Consumer Education Resources for Public Health Practitioners
Offers basic information about the marketplace and links to fact sheets, call centers, and other resources that providers can use to help their patients.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: American Public Health Association
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Health Insurance Marketplace (For Professionals)
Professionals helping people apply can access official resources regarding the marketplace, apply to become a certified application counselor (CAC) organization, and get training.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
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HealthCare.gov
Consumer website that provides information related to health insurance coverage, how to get covered, and requirements related to health insurance.
Additional links: En Español
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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Disaster Assistance.gov
Serves as the federal site for registration of services for people affected by disasters in federally designated disaster areas. Includes rural housing repair and rental loans.
Type: Website
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Benefits.gov
Provides information on federal benefit programs, including food, housing, and energy assistance programs.
Type: Website
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Online Services for Key Low-Income Benefit Programs
Provides state-by-state information on online services related to SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, formerly known as food stamps), Medicaid, CHIP (Children's Health Insurance Program), TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families), and child care assistance.
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
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