According to the Health and Human Services website, besides the website, HealthCare.gov, there are application assisters available to help people with paperwork for the new health insurance marketplace.
The website went into effect today to offer insurance plans for uninsured people.
Some of the assisters are still completing their federal and state certification requirements.
Places that you may go to get help with applications in Kansas City, Kan., include:
- Swope Health Services, 6013 Leavenworth Road, 816-923-1070, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
- Swope Health Services, 21 N. 12th St., Suite 400, Kansas City, Kan., 816-923-1070, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.