michigan consumers of healthcare http://michiganradio.org en Getting ready to help Michiganders make health insurance decisions http://michiganradio.org/post/getting-ready-help-michiganders-make-health-insurance-decisions <p>The effort to train people to help Michiganders navigate the new federal health insurance law is gearing up.</p><p></p><p>Starting October 1<sup>st</sup>, Michiganders will be able to use an online marketplace to choose a health care plan under the Affordable Care Act. How many plans there will be and what the plans will offer is still unclear.</p><p></p><p>But several groups are preparing to help with the process.</p><p></p><p>Don Hazaert is the executive director of Michigan Consumers for Healthcare. The group received a grant to help implement Obamacare in Michigan.</p><p></p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 01:02:58 +0000 Steve Carmody 14404 at http://michiganradio.org Getting ready to help Michiganders make health insurance decisions