The Basics of Health Care Coverage
Obtaining and paying for health care in the United States often causes individuals and families distress, worry, and financial instability. The goal of these materials is to help take the mystery and pain out of health care coverage.
Learn the basics of health care coverage: what's available, what to consider when choosing the coverage that best fits the needs of you and your family, and the common terms you need to know.
These and associated educational materials have been developed using our available resources. They are not intended to serve as advice or recommendations on selecting a specific type of coverage or plan. Any errors or omissions are unintentional.
These materials were supported by funds made available by the Kentucky Department for Public Health’s Office of Health Equity from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for STLT Public Health Infrastructure and Workforce, under RFA-OT21-2103.
The contents of these materials are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position of or endorsement by the Kentucky Department for Public Health or the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.