Health Insurance Marketplace
HealthCare.Gov is the Health Insurance Marketplace for New Jersey. Consumers can apply as early as October 1, 2013. Visit HealthCare.Gov to learn more.
Exchange Implementation Update
Type of Exchange Planned:
The new New Jersey Health Insurance Marketplace is operated by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Visit marketplace.cms.gov to see how you can partner with HHS to help people enroll in the new coverage options in New Jersey.
Federal Support for Enrollment in New Jersey:
New Jersey has received a total of $8,897,316 from HHS to support establishment of the Health Insurance Marketplace.
On July 10, 2013, health centers in New Jersey were awarded a total of $3,387,083 to provide outreach and enrollment assistance.
HHS is planning to provide $1,502,783 to organizations in New Jersey to serve as navigators.
Additional State Profiles
The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation provides information about what states are doing to create and implement health insurance exchanges, including the status of state action, how their exchanges will be governed and total federal exchange grants.
KidsWell, a state and national advocacy and organizing campaign to ensure successful implementation of health care reform on behalf of children, provides a comprehensive database of state and federal health care reform implementation information.
The National Academy for State Health Policy has developed an online resource for states with information on health reform implementation.
HHS hub for information related to the implementation. The site includes information such as how grant money is being used and how many individuals will be helped by the expansion of coverage.
Last Updated: 8/6/2013