Health insurance information

Health insurance information

Health insurance information

The U.S. Department of Labor offers assistance with disaster recovery efforts.

Information and assistance regarding health insurance is available from the following resources:

  • Medicaid 1-877-267-2323 option 5
    To locate the local Medicaid office.
  • Medicare 1-800-633-4227 or TTY 1-877-486-2048.
    Medicare is the National health insurance program for people age 65 or older, some people with disabilities under age 65 and People with End-Stage Renal Disease.
  • COBRA insurance
    Terminated employees or those who lose coverage because of reduced work hours may be able to buy Insurance through COBRA.
  • State Children's Insurance Program (SCHIP). 1-877-267-2323, TTY 1-866-226-1819
    Provides health insurance for children at very low rates. More information at Insure Kids Now 1-877-543 7669.