Washington state residents will be able to start the process of buying insurance through the state's health exchange next month, but many likely still have a few questions about their insurance options.
A Spokane-based toll-free customer support line will start taking calls at 7:30 a.m. tomorrow at 1-855-923-4633. Potential customers will have a live person to talk to about plan choices, costs and what kind of subsidies they might be eligible for.
The call center, which will be staffed by 80 people, will be open from 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday.
President Obama signed comprehensive health reform, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act into law in March 2010. The law makes preventive care more accessible and affordable for millions of Americans.
While some provisions of the law have already taken effect, many more provisions will be implemented in the coming years.
Are you ready to purchase your plan? Or do you still feel Obamacare is a bad idea?