This website provides the latest information about the benefits and changes taking place over the next few months with the Affordable Care Act. Whether one supports the law or not, I want to ensure that everyone has accurate information. I encourage you to explore the resources contained on this site and browse the official federal website www.healthcare.gov, which is a reliable resource about the law. Also, I hope you will sign up for my newsletter (www.hankjohnson.house.gov) and visit or call my office. My staff and I look forward to assisting you. To read Rep. Johnson's entire letter, click HERE.
If you do not have access to a computer or the Internet, consumers can call a toll free number: 1-800-318-2596 and for TTY/TDD: 1-800-889-4325.
Get a Break on Costs Starting in 2014
Thanks to a new kind of tax credit and the expansion of some programs, more people than ever will qualify for help that will make insurance affordable.
Why It’s Important to Have Health Insurance
No one plans to get sick or hurt, but most people need medical care at some point. Health insurance helps pay these costs. Learn how insurance works – and why it’s so important to have.
What’s Changing and When
Learn how the rights, benefits, and choices provided by the Affordable Care Act affect you – and the community you live in.
For more information about the healthcare marketplace, known as the exchanges, click the icon or click HERE.
Helpful Affordable Care Act Tipsheets and Information Guides
What you need to know about the new health insurance marketplaces
For small businesses: what you need to know about the Affordable Care Act
Key government websites
The Navigator program
Tax credit calculators
State by state information on premium tax credits
How the law benefits young adults and children
How the law benefits women
How the law benefits seniors & improves Medicare
El mercado de seguros médicos
Para pequeñas empresas: lo que necesita saber sobre la ley de cuidado de salud
Beneficios de la ley de cuidado de salud para mujeres
Beneficios de la ley de cuidado de salud para las pequeñas empresas
Como la ley de cuidado de salud ayuda a adultos mayores y mejora Medicare