How To Sign Up for Obamacare in Rhode Island
To sign up for a health plan under the Affordable Care Act you can go directly to the online health insurance marketplace for Rhode Island -- or you can get help in person or over the phone.
Where's the Rhode Island Health Care Exchange?
You can find the health insurance exchange for Rhode Island at Health Source RI. This is where you can learn about the various health insurance options available to you under Obamacare. If you see a plan you like, you'll be guided through the enrollment process online.
Getting In-Person Help with Enrollment
In Rhode Island, if you need help understanding your options for coverage under Obamacare or signing up for a plan, you can get free assistance from a certified navigator or from a licensed health care agent or broker.
Navigators can explain your options, answer your questions, and help you apply for the plan you choose -- but they can’t legally recommend a specific plan for you.
Private insurance agents or brokers can also help you understand your health care coverage options under Obamacare. Unlike government-trained navigators, they are allowed to suggest the best plan for you.
Find a navigator. To find a Rhode Island certified Navigator, see Search for a Navigator at Health Source RI.
Talk to a licensed broker. To directly connect with a Rhode Island 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.)
Getting Help by Phone
If you want answers over the phone, call the toll-free number for Health Source RI at 855-840-4774.