Promoting Better Access to Healthcare
Health Insurance Marketplace in Florida
The Office of Countywide Healthcare Planning is here to assist Miami-Dade County residents who may not know which health program or service best fits their needs.
Visit our healthcare website for information about health care reform and how the health insurance marketplace in Florida works.
Affordable Care Act
Starting next year, the Affordable Care Act guarantees that all Americans – regardless of their health status or pre-existing conditions – will finally have access to quality, affordable coverage.
People will be able to apply for affordable health insurance coverage choices in Health Insurance Marketplaces when open enrollment begins on October 1. The Health Insurance Marketplace will offer a choice of quality, affordable health plans. Coverage begins on January 1, 2014.
Visit www.healthcare.gov to learn more about the Marketplace.
Thank you for your interest in Miami-Dade Blue. The unparalleled three year Miami-Dade County partnership with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida led to more than 11,000 residents becoming insured.
Miami-Dade County's partnership with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida will conclude on December 31, 2012. However, the County’s Health Insurance Assistance program will continue to be offered to those enrolled in Miami-Dade Blue by this date. We encourage you to visit this webpage in the upcoming months for our new program update.
Health insurance coverage can protect you and your family from the devastating financial effects of unexpected health problems or catastrophic illness.
Best Practices Clearinghouse
The clearinghouse tool consists of national proven models of excellence.
Health Data e-Maps
Health Data e-Maps is a GIS based system that allows you to locate area health services like: hospitals, health clinics, and emergency rooms.
The Office of Countywide Healthcare Planning and the Office of Intergovernmental Affairs monitor and report on national health care reform to the Board through the Health, Public Safety and Intergovernmental Committee (HPSIC).
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