DeKalb County Health Department

Health News
5:52 am
Wed November 6, 2013

Learning Health Insurance-Speak

Veronica Martinez helps an Aurora woman enroll into the health insurance marketplace
Credit WNIJ/Mike Moen

Despite technical obstacles, navigators are still helping people enroll into health-insurance marketplaces. In many communities, that includes helping those who speak little or no English. The northern Illinois region is no exception.

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Health Care
6:52 am
Mon September 30, 2013

Illinois Prepares For Insurance Marketplace

An outside image of the DeKalb Clinic's Convenient Care Center

Tuesday is the day Americans can begin enrolling in health insurance marketplaces. These online exchanges are a key component of the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. In Illinois, efforts continue to help the uninsured prepare to sign up.

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