Workshops Offer ‘Smart Choice’ about Health Insurance in Rock Rapids Feb. 26

 Wednesday, Feb. 26 from 2-4 p.m. OR 6-8 p.m. (choose one session) 

Forster Community Center; 404 1st Ave. in Rock Rapids, Iowa

Through the Smart Choice Health Insurance workshop, attendees will:

  • Understand the importance of networks and finding out which health providers participate in various plans;
  • Find out whether financial assistance is available to reduce the cost of health insurance;
  • Use a guide to identify their own health insurance needs and priorities;
  • Be able to compare different plans available through the Health Insurance Marketplace; and
  • Get prepared to purchase coverage at www.healthcare.gov.

“This workshop will help people choose coverage that best fits their family’s budget and health care needs and use that plan efficiently once enrolled,” says (spokesperson).

The Smart Choice Health Insurance Program is funded through 1311 grant funds from a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services grant.

 

Other workshops in Northwest Iowa:

February 5, 2:00-4:00 p.m. - LeMars Library
February 5, 6:00-8:00 p.m. - LeMars Library
February 12, 2:00-4:00 p.m. - Sioux Center Library
February 12, 6:00-8:00 p.m. - Sioux Center Library
February 18, 5:30-7:30 p.m. - Clay County Extension Office, Spencer
February 24, 2:00-4:00 p.m. - Iowa Lakes Community College Rooms A,B,C, Storm Lake
February 24, 6:00-8:00 p.m. - Iowa Lakes Community College Rooms A,B,C, Storm Lake
March 4, 2:00-4:00 p.m. - Location to be determined, Cherokee

Contact the local extension office for more details. See full listing of workshop offereing across the state:

www.extension.iastate.edu/humansciences/health-insurance

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