ChooseHealthDEWhat is Choose Health Delaware? It's your official resource for finding out how the new healthcare reform law can benefit you as a Delaware resident or business owner. Choose Health Delaware will also introduce you to the new Health Insurance Marketplace and explain why health insurance is important for everyone.

SERFF The SERFF team has put Delaware into production (gone live!) for the QHP Application process.

Letter to U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services: Recommendation for 2015 Transition to Employee Choice

Issuer QHP Submission Guide - For Coverage Year 2015 (Published May 14, 2014)

Delaware QHP Standards for Plan Year 2015

Delaware QHP Submission Requirements for Plan Year 2015

General Filing Instructions - Health and Qualified Health Plan Certification Standards (Published May 15, 2014)

Delaware Health Care Commission Essential Health Benefits - Supplemental Plan Packet

Delaware EHB Benchmark Plan

Health Exchange Letter of Intent - Domestic/Foreign Insurers Bulletin No. 69, Request for Letter of Intent to Participate in the Delaware Heatlh Insurance Marketplace, January 29, 2014.

Qualified Health Plan (QHP) Webinar Series FAQ's - Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Servics (CMS), May 2, 2013

Delaware Health Care Commission - Delaware Health and Social Services website.

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  • NEW Small Business Webinars - New Dates for the Affordable Care Act 101 Webinars - The Small Business Administration and Small Business Majority are excited to announce the next set of Affordable Care Act 101 weekly webinar dates. During each presentation, small business owners can learn the basics of the Affordable Care Act and what it means for their company and employees. SBA representatives help small business owners understand the facts of the Affordable Care Act so they can make informed decisions about providing health insurance for their employees.
    This free series focuses on both federal and state provisions to help small business owners understand how the law will affect them. Topics being discussed include:
    • Small business tax credits (available to businesses and tax-exempt non-profits)- who's eligible for them and how to claim them
    • Small business marketplaces
    • Employer shared responsibility
    • Cost containment
    • Tools and resources available for small businesses interested in learning more about the law
  • The Affordable Care Act 101 takes place on Thursdays from now through the opening of the marketplaces in October. Content will generally be the same each week. Registration links can be found on www.sba.gov.
  • Small Businesses and the Affordable Care Act - Top things to know for Small Businesses from healthcare.gov.
  • U.S. Small Business Administration - Since its founding on July 30, 1953, the U.S. Small Business Administration has delivered millions of loans, loan guarantees, contracts, counseling sessions and other forms of assistance to small businesses.
  • Small Business Majority - Small Business Majority is an advocacy group founded and run by small business owners to focus on solving the biggest problems facing small businesses today.
  • The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation - The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation is “a non-profit, private operating foundation focusing on the major health care issues facing the U.S., as well as the U.S. role in global health policy.” This website features a Health Insurance Subsidy Calculator, a health reform quiz and answers to common health reform questions.
    The YouToons Get Ready for Obamacare: Health Insurance Changes Coming Your Way Under the Affordable Care Act - 2014 is coming-are you ready for Obamacare? Join the YouToons as they walk through the basic changes in the way Americans will get health coverage and what it will cost starting in 2014, when major parts of the Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare,” go into effect. Written and produced by the Kaiser Family Foundation, narrated by Charlie Gibson.