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Other Sources of Insurance Information

What happens if you can't work because of your treatment? Will you still be covered by insurance? And what if you have no insurance?These links can help.


Learn about the provisions of the new healthcare law at this Web site, managed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The site includes information by state, and explains key parts of the new law, including how to get coverage if you have a pre-existing condition.

Foundation for Health Coverage Education

This organization provides information on public and private health insurance eligibility requirements in a simple, straightforward manner. You can find booklets, pamphlets, toll-free phone lines, and Web tools that can help you find coverage.

Health Insurance Eligibility Quiz

Take this 5-question quiz from the Foundation for Health Coverage Education to get a personalized list of public and private healthcare plans that may be open to you. You'll also get contact information for each program, checklists of the documents you'll need to apply, and the actual applications for many of the programs.