SOURCE: GoHealthInsurance


March 29, 2010 12:34 ET

GoHealthInsurance Releases Consumer Guide to Health Reform

Online Health Plan Comparison Portal Releases a Complete Consumer Guide to Health Care and Health Insurance Reform; the Guide Explains How Major Provisions Will Affect Average Americans

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwire - March 29, 2010) - The landmark health care and health insurance reform recently passed by Congress stands to insure millions of Americans affordably and efficiently.

But what does the reform mean for individuals, families and children? What about seniors? And, how does reform affect employers and other businesses? recently released a complete Consumer Guide to Health Reform, which was designed to help consumers better understand what will happen as each reform provision goes into effect. Consumers can also view a specific timeline of when each of the major policy changes is active.

"Insurance laws and regulations can be quite confusing, and the new health reform bill is no exception," said Mark Colwell, Consumer Marketing Analyst for "This guide will help answer some of the biggest questions people are asking about health reform."

The GoHealthInsurance Guide to Health Reform can be found at

Colwell added, "It's important for consumers to remember that they shouldn't wait to get coverage. Reform has passed, but many of the provisions won't become effective for a few years. Using online tools and consulting with a licensed agent is the best way to find an affordable plan right now."

Consumers can utilize the online portal found at to compare free health insurance quotes from top carriers including UnitedHealthOne, Aetna and many Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies. Tools at GoHealthInsurance enable shoppers to view quotes online instantly, apply online for coverage and receive quotes from licensed agents. also provides a hotline for consumers who have questions about reform or want to discuss their current and future health insurance situation. The free hotline is available by calling 1-888-250-3409.

About GoHealthInsurance makes buying health insurance simple. GoHealthInsurance explains health coverage options in plain English, provides free health insurance quotes, connects shoppers with local agents, and helps consumers choose plans that meet their health and budget needs.

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