Where can I get in-person help with my application?
In Utah, if you need help understanding your options for coverage under Obamacare or signing up for a plan, you can get free assistance from a trained navigator (sometimes called a "certified counselor" in Utah) or from a licensed health insurance agent or broker.
Navigators and certified counselors aren’t allowed to recommend a plan for you. Rather, they can explain your options, answer your questions, and help you apply for the plan you choose.
Private insurance agents or brokers can also help you understand your health care coverage options under Obamacare. Unlike government-trained navigators and counselors, they are allowed to suggest the best plan for you.
Find a navigator. In Utah, we recommend you begin with Take Care Utah. This nonprofit organization strives to help Utah residents understand their options for affordable health care coverage. Take Care Utah can connect you with a local enrollment specialist who will answer your questions and help you apply for a plan. All services are free of charge.
To reach Take Care Utah, go to www.takecareutah.org or call 2-1-1 (inside Utah). From there, you can type or say your ZIP Code to find the nearest enrollment assistants.
You can also search for an in-person helper using the Find Local Help page at HealthCare.gov. There, you enter your city and state or zip code to get a list of helpers available in your area.
Talk to a licensed broker. To directly connect with a Utah insurance broker who can help you evaluate insurance plans and choose a plan that's appropriate for your situation, call 800-943-6832. (We receive advertising income from the licensed brokers who offer their services through this telephone number.)
For more information, see How To Sign Up for Obamacare in Utah?