Yesterday healthcare.gov launched which, among many other resources, contains links to where you can apply for the new state high-risk pools which are for uninsured folk with pre-existing conditions.
It’s a never-before-available comprehensive list of of health insurance policies for folks who aren’t eligible for Medicare. Hopefully more transparency and more information in the hands of consumers can help to start to bringing some of these crazy costs down.
HealthCare.gov [Official Site]
Ask Nancy: Where can I find good health insurance? [Consumer Reports Health Blog]