For Washington Residents

Health Reform & Coverage Options

Information on the Affordable Care Act (ACA)

Individual Health Insurance

The links below will take you to more information about specific coverage options. It does not include all types of programs and coverage.

Health Coverage Options

Free or Reduced-Cost Hospital Care

For Advocates & Policymakers

Featured Policy Priorities

Promoting Care and Continuity of Coverage. Read our issue brief on pregnancy churn to learn more about short-term and long-term solutions Washington State could advance in this area. NoHLA is seeking to reduce churn in a variety of situations, including people moving from Apple Health to QHPs, and those who have changes in employment status.

Surprise Billing

Nearly 1 in 3 Washingtonians received a surprise medical bill in the past two years. To protect consumers from surprise billing, NoHLA is teaming up with the Consumers Union to support House Bill 2447, a measure requested by state Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler. Read more here.

NoHLA Resources for Advocates & Policy Makers

Health Coverage Information

Health Coverage Options in Washington State - NoHLA's summary of the options for Washington's residents who need health options or assistance with medical costs.

Individual Health Insurance in Washington State

Summary of Major Health Care Authority Medical Program Categories and Subsidized Insurance in Washington State – as of November 11, 2016- designed for specialist familiar with public programs. Includes WAC citations.

Other Resources

Legislative & Budget Action in Washington State

Includes summaries of the most recent Legislative session, and updates when session is in progress. Click here for the latest Legislative and Budget Action.