Learn more about the Health Insurance Marketplace & Coverage Options

Health Insurance Marketplace

Bangor, Maine – Penobscot Community Health Care (PCHC) is hosting free educational sessions on the Health Insurance Marketplace in Bangor, Brewer, and Old Town. Certified Application Counselors are available to help you apply for health insurance through the federal Marketplace.

From January 27 until the end of the open enrollment period on March 31, you can make an appointment from 5 pm – 7 pm at one of our sites in Bangor, Brewer or Old Town to meet with a Certified Application Counselor. Our trained representatives will be available to answer questions, address any concerns, and assist with enrollment.

Event Details (January 27 – March 31, 2014):

Brewer Medical Center: 735 Wilson Street, Brewer (in the Conference Room)
Monday and Thursday, 5 pm – 7 pm

Helen Hunt Health Center: 242 Brunswick Street, Old Town (Walk-In Care Entrance)
Tuesdays, 5 pm – 7 pm

Penobscot Community Health Center: 1012 Union Street, Suite 3, Bangor (Walk-In Care Entrance)
Wednesdays, 5 pm – 7 pm

For more information, please visit pchc.com/marketplace or contact Sue Hamlett, Lead Resource Specialist, at 207-992-9200.

PCHC will be working with MeHAF and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), among others, to educate the public about the marketplace and encourage enrollment which runs through March 31, 2014. The Health Insurance Marketplace is a new way to find coverage that fits your budget and meets your needs. Whether you’re uninsured, or just want to explore your choices, the Marketplace will help find coverage that’s right for you. Join us for this exciting event to learn more about the Health Insurance Marketplace.

As part of the Affordable Care Act, Health Insurance Marketplaces will be offering quality, affordable health care plans for Maine people. Mainers are encouraged to visit HealthCare.gov to complete the streamlined application and enroll in a plan, enroll207.com to learn more about the specific health insurance plans available to them. The Maine Health Insurance Marketplace includes new health plans offered by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield, as well as Maine’s new nonprofit health insurer, Maine Community Health Options.