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Consumer Advocacy Group Files Lawsuit to Restore MaineCare Ombudsman Services

Failing to Provide This Service Violates Maine and Federal Law AUGUSTA – Consumers for Affordable Health Care filed a lawsuit against the Maine Department of Health and Human Services on Dec. 30 seeking to restore contract ombudsman services through the state Medicaid program. These services provide Maine people with information… MORE

Press Statement on King v. Burwell

Press Statement: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 For More Information, Please Contact: Andrea Irwin, Esq. Legal and Policy Director 207-622-7083 Ext. 1213 (o)  207-356-6666 (c)  airwin@mainecahc.org  Consumer Group Weighs in On King v. Burwell Case Maine Consumer Advocacy Organization Confident that Court will Uphold Maine’s Subsidies for More than 60,000 People… MORE

HEALTH CARE FOR MAINE ALLIANCE TO SUPREME COURT: OUR AFFORDABLE COVERAGE MATTERS

Media Advisory: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 For More Information, Please Contact:  Andrea Irwin, Esq. Legal and Policy Director 207-622-7083 Ext. 1213 (o) 207-356-6666 (c) airwin@mainecahc.org     HEALTH CARE FOR MAINE ALLIANCE TO SUPREME COURT: OUR AFFORDABLE COVERAGE MATTERS Nearly Nine in 10 Mainers who Bought Coverage through Healthcare.gov Benefit from… MORE

Report: Regional Roundtables for Navigators and Other Assisters Help Promote Enrollment Success

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 8:00 AM For More Information, Please Contact: Emily Brostek, Associate Director, 207-622-7083; ebrostek@mainecahc.org New Report Highlights Major Factors in Maine’s Top ACA Enrollment Ranking in U.S. Providing Support to Assisters in Their Communities Seen As Key Augusta, Maine –A new report, Regional Assister… MORE

Leading National and State Experts to Discuss Women’s Health at Augusta Summit

For Immediate Release: November 8, 2012 For More Information, Please Contact: Andrea Irwin, CAHC, Co-Chair, Maine Women’s Health Campaign, airwin@mainecahc.org; 207-622-7083 (o) First statewide conference dedicated exclusively to women’s health in over a decade Dr. Paula Johnson, a women’s health specialist and pioneer in the treatment and prevention of cardiovascular disease, will address approximately 80… MORE

Advocacy Group Applauds New Provision in Affordable Care Act as Major Step Forward for Consumers

For Immediate Release: September 24, 2012 For More Information, Please Contact: Greg White, Public Relations Coordinator, 207.622.7083 (o); gwhite@mainecahc.org Most Popular Provision in 2010 Health Care Law has Gone into Effect (Augusta) Consumers for Affordable Health Care (CAHC), the largest health care consumer advocacy group in Maine, today applauded a new provision in… MORE

New State Health Insurance Law: Higher Premiums, Worse Product Choices, and Weaker Protections

For Immediate Release: September 4, 2012 For More Information, Please Contact: Joe Ditré, Executive Director, 207.622.7083 (o); jditre@mainecahc.org; Greg White, Public Relations Coordinator, 207.622.7083 (o) Report Evaluates New Maine Law Based on Insurance Company Filings To Date (Augusta) Maine’s largest consumer health organization, Consumers for Affordable Health Care, released a report today based… MORE

Open Enrollment is the time of year you can sign up for health insurance.

Open Enrollment to get insurance for 2018 will start November 1, 2017. It will end December 15, 2017.

If you don't sign up for a health plan by December 15, 2017, you may not be able to get health insurance in 2018. If you don't have insurance, you might have to pay a fine when you file your taxes.

Visit HealthCare.gov or call our HelpLine at 1-800-965-7476 to learn more and find out how to apply!

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