December 18, 2018

What Is a Health Care Exchange?

It is an online federal marketplace where:

  • Health insurance is offered for sale
  • Coverage options are described
  • Eligibility for tax subsidies is checked and, if available, offered to defray the cost of insurance

Texas is not running a Health Care Exchange

So the federal site is where Texans can shop for five levels of coverage beginning on October 1, 2013.

The website is:

www.Healthcare.gov