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Get Ready for Obamacare with the YouToons

doctors on a background hospitalThere are major health insurance changes that are coming your way under the Affordable Care Act. With only days left until Open Enrollment through the Health Exchange Market begins, we invite you to watch “The YouToons Get Ready for Obamacare: Health Insurance Changes Coming Your Way Under the Affordable Care Act” by The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.

This video explains the four main ways that nearly all of us will experience healthcare once the healthcare law goes into full affect. Watch this video and more about the healthcare law and the four main ways people can receive healthcare coverage.

1. Employer – Nearly half of people in the U.S. will receive health insurance through their jobs

2. Government – About a third of people will get coverage through the Government through Medicare and Medicaid

3. Buy Their Own – About 1 and 10 will buy their own health insurance

4. None – Approximately 30 million people in the U.S., just under  1 and 10, may not have coverage at all Watch this video and learn more about how you can be insured and learn more about how you can be insured through the Health Exchanges.

Watch the video here:


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About Gina Hernandez

Gina Hernandez is a Program Director at the Society for New Communications Research and has worked 7+ years in the digital communications field. Prior to joining the Society for New Communications Research, Gina worked at re: Imagine group, where she where she led media and blogger outreach and agency research.

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