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"Claim Your Coverage" at Free Tulsa Health Insurance Enrollment Event Feb. 6

"Claim Your Coverage" at Free Tulsa Health Insurance Enrollment Event Feb. 6

Complete your health insurance enrollment and determine savings eligibility

TULSA, OK - [Monday, February 02, 2015] – Tulsa area residents can claim health insurance coverage through the online Health Insurance Marketplace until the middle of February. Those interested in having free one-on-one assistance in selecting and enrolling in the right health care plan have an opportunity on Friday, Feb. 6 from 10am-6pm.

The Claim Your Coverage event is an opportunity for uninsured Tulsans to meet one-on-one with health insurance navigators and certified application counselors to ask questions about the health care law, determine eligible discounts or subsidies, and complete the online enrollment process.

The event is free and open to the public. Assistance is available in both English and Spanish.

     Claim Your Coverage
     Friday, Feb. 6 | 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
     All Souls Unitarian Church | 2952 S. Peoria Ave.
     Call 2-1-1 for more information

“If you are in need of health insurance: attend this event,” said Tulsa Health Department Director Dr. Bruce Dart. “There are less than two weeks until the enrollment period closes, and still thousands of uninsured Tulsans who can benefit from having health insurance. Share this opportunity with your friends and family who need to explore their insurance options. Health insurance means access to preventive care, a primary care physician, peace of mind, and much more.”

Attendees are encouraged to bring several important documents to the event: social security numbers and/or immigration status numbers for all family members; employer and/or other income information; policy numbers for any current health insurance; and information about any job related health insurance currently available.

Attendees who do not have an email address will be able to create one at the event. An email address is needed to enroll in health insurance.

The Health Insurance Marketplace can be found at www.Healthcare.Gov. The Marketplace provides health insurance plans with savings based on your income levels. Claim Your Coverage event attendees will get assistance on which is the right plan, and ensure the best plan and the best price is selected.

The Claim Your Coverage campaign organizers and sponsors include Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma, Community Care, Community Health Connection, Community Service Council, Indian Health Care Resource Center, Morton Comprehensive Health Services, Oklahoma 2-1-1 Helpline, OSU Medical Center, Saint Francis Health System, Sprouts Child Development Initiative, St. John Health System, Tulsa City-County Library, Tulsa Health Department and the Tulsa Regional Chamber.

Call 2-1-1 for more information.

View/Download promotional materials at www.tulsa-health.org/claimyourcoverage.



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