Health insurance information
Many federal, state, and nonprofit agencies offer assistance with disaster recovery efforts.
Information and assistance regarding health insurance is available from the following resources:
Learn how to get health insurance coverage, or keep or update an existing plan.
Medicaid 1-877-267-2323 option 5
To locate the local Medicaid office.
Medicare 1-800-633-4227 or TTY 1-877-486-2048.
Medicare is the National health insurance program for people age 65 or older, some people with disabilities under age 65 and People with End-Stage Renal Disease.
Terminated employees or those who lose coverage because of reduced work hours may be able to buy Insurance through COBRA.
State Children's Insurance Program (SCHIP). 1-877-267-2323, TTY 1-866-226-1819
Provides health insurance for children at very low rates. More information at Insure Kids Now 1-877-543 7669.