Health Insurance Exchange
How is information about coverage options made accessible to consumers and groups so they can make informed choices?
Policy Definition: A health insurance exchange, or marketplace, is a service that helps individuals, families, and small businesses shop for and enroll in affordable medical insurance accessible through websites, call centers, and in-person assistance. source
Consumer Decision Support Tools
How can consumers be empowered and supported to make informed decisions regarding health care coverage?
How can materials and products be consistent to support informed decision-making regarding healthcare coverage?
How does the system define and measure the affordability of health insurance and ensure that available insurance meets these definitions?
Policy Definition: Affordability is the extent to which an individual can pay for health care while also paying for other necessary expenses.