Glynn County residents have the opportunity to learn more about the Affordable
Care Act (ACA) and receive assistance with online enrollment in a health
insurance plan during a public forum from 12-6 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 27,
at Southeast Georgia Health System, Linda S. Pinson Conference Center,
2415 Parkwood Drive, Brunswick.
During the forum, individuals and small business owners will receive information
and assistance with applying for health insurance through the marketplace
exchanges created under the ACA. Certified health navigators will help
attendees evaluate their eligibility, inform them of available subsidies,
compare options to identify the plan that best meets their health care
needs and fits their budget, and provide assistance with using the Health
System’s computers to enroll in one of the new marketplace exchange
Navigators will be available to meet with attendees during a set schedule
of walk-in hours. Information sessions will begin at 12 p.m. and last
for one hour. Sessions will continue each hour, with the final session
beginning at 5 p.m.
To receive assistance with enrollment, attendees must bring verification
of income and social security number for household members.
Information about the ACA health plans is available at healthcare.gov or
by calling 800-318-2596. For more information about the February 27 public
forum, please call Yoshi Barber at 470-428-2087, ext. 201.