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Health Insurance

HHS makes health insurance coverage more affordable, secure, and reliable for all Americans through the Affordable Care Act, Medicare, Medicaid, and CHIP.

Health Insurance Marketplace

Enroll for affordable health insurance through the Health Insurance Marketplace at HealthCare.gov.

Affordable Care Act

HHS implements parts of the Affordable Care Act that deal with private and public health insurance. Read the law.


Medicare is a medical insurance program for people over 65 and younger disabled people and dialysis patients. Visit Medicare.gov for more information.


Medicaid is an assistance program for low-income patients' medical expenses. Visit Medicaid.gov for more information.

CHIP - Children's Health Insurance Program

CHIP provides low-cost health coverage to children in families that earn too much money to qualify for Medicaid. Learn more about CHIP at Medicaid.gov.

Mental Health and Addiction Insurance Help

This consumer portal prototype is being released to help consumers get to the correct resource to solve their Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder insurance coverage issue.
Content created by Digital Communications Division (DCD)
Content last reviewed on October 27, 2016