Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy

Description: Programs that offer information and guidance for people who need assistance in selecting appropriate health insurance coverage. May also answer questions about health insurance benefits and help people complete insurance forms. (AIRS LH-3500) Organizations that dedicated to protecting and improving the quality and affordability of health and long-term care for all individuals and advocating for changes in the health care system that will achieve these goals; or which advocate more broadly for legislation and other measures. (AIRS TD-1600.2570)

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NV

Statewide

Internet Based
Carson City, NV
Phone: 855-768-5465
Address: Internet Based
Carson City, NV
Phone: 855-768-5465
Eligibility: Based on income.
Services Provided: Nevada Health Link is the states online marketplace to purchase certified health insurance plans that are based on income. Open enrollment starts November 1st 2018 and ends December 15th 2018.  Call or visit website for enrollment dates during 2019.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/14/2019

Casron City, NV

2310 South Carson Street
Suite 2
Casron City, NV 89701
Phone: 775-687-9939
Organization Name: Nevada Health Link - Silver State Health Insurance Exchange
Address: 2310 South Carson Street
Suite 2
Casron City, NV 89701
Phone: 775-687-9939
Toll Free Phone: 855-768-5465
Services Provided: Nevada Health Link is an organization created by the State of Nevada to help you find a health insurance plan that fits your need and you budget. Through Nevada Health Link, individuals can shop for , compare, and purchase qualified health insurance plans with tax credits or subsidies that are based on your income.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019

Elko, NV

405 Idaho Street
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775-753-4085
Organization Name: Access to Healthcare Network
Address: 405 Idaho Street
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775-753-4085
Fax: 775-753-0948
Services Provided: Provides screening and enrollment for individuals and families with health insurance, dental insurance and or vision policy that best fits their medical and financial needs.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/19/2018
1020 Ruby Vista Drive
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775-313-8998
Organization Name: Childrens Cabinet
Address: 1020 Ruby Vista Drive
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775-313-8998
Fax: 775-856-6208
Email: makpomi@childrenscabinet.org
Eligibility: Open to all ages
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Program helps Nevada’s uninsured families to access healthcare and support services by providing application assistance and connecting families to community resources, such as Medicaid, Nevada Check-Up, TANF, WIC, and SNAP.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
Organization Name: Family Resource Centers of Northeastern Nevada
Address: 331 7th Street
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775-753-7352
Fax: 775-777-9102
Email: reception@elkofrc.org
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides assistance with applications, resources and referrals. Examples such as qualified Health Plans, Medicaid, Medicare, NV Check-Up, Food Stamps, Housing, etc.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019
701 Walnut Street
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 702-486-3587
Organization Name: State of Nevada Office for Consumer Health Assistance
Address: 701 Walnut Street
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 702-486-3587
Fax: 702-486-3586
Email: cha@govcha.nv.gov
Eligibility: Nevada residents.
Services Provided: Assists consumers with researching and resolving concerns with their health plans, to include appeals, grievances, external reviews, eligibility, billing, benefit and/or claim denial. Helps injured workers navigate and get a better understanding of the Nevada workers compensation program.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/14/2019
Organization Name: Partners Allied for Community Excellence Coalition
Address: 1645 Sewell Drive
Suite 41
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775-777-3451
Email: mary_ann@pacecoalition.org
Eligibility: To be eligible for cribs or car seats you will have to have Medicaid or a qualifying need.
Services Provided: Connects people to available resources, assists with applications for Affordable Care Act, Medicaid, and Nevada Checkup.  Provides classes in youth mental health first aid, adult mental health first aid, safeTALK, and Cribs for Kids.  We have cribs and cars seats available to those who qualify and when available through funding.  
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019

Henderson, NV

2651 Paseo Verde Parkway
Unit 180
Henderson, NV 89074
Phone: 702-616-4904
Organization Name: Nevada Health Link
Address: 2651 Paseo Verde Parkway
Unit 180
Henderson, NV 89074
Phone: 702-616-4904
Email: CustomerserviceNVHL@exchange.nv.gov
Eligibility: Based on income.
Services Provided: Provides outreach, education and enrollment for Nevada’s uninsured and underinsured populations. Education on program eligibility, how and why to purchase, and health insurance terms as well as enrollment in a health insurance plan through Nevada Health Link. 
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019

Las Vegas, NV

1820 East Sahara Avenue
Suite 205
Las Vegas, NV 89104
Phone: 702-486-3478
Organization Name: Nevada Aging and Disability Services Division
Address: 1820 East Sahara Avenue
Suite 205
Las Vegas, NV 89104
Phone: 702-486-3478
Fax: 702-486-3572
Email: kalopan@adsd.nv.gov
Eligibility: Seniors age 65 and older or those receiving Social Security Disability for 24 months.
Services Provided: Provides information, counseling, and assistance to Medicare Beneficiaries in Nevada involving a statewide network of volunteers. Gives assistance navigating and understanding Medicare in an unbiased manner.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
3075 East Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: 702-489-3400
Organization Name: Access to Healthcare Network
Address: 3075 East Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: 702-489-3400
Fax: 702-489-3600
Services Provided: Provides screening and enrollment for individuals and families with health insurance, dental insurance and or vision policy that best fits their medical and financial needs.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/19/2018
6171 West Charleston Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: 702-486-0000
Organization Name: Nevada Division of Child and Family Services
Address: 6171 West Charleston Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: 702-486-0000
Fax: 702-486-7759
Eligibility: Medicaid or uninsured children ages 6 to 18 and their families.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides care coordination for children and families. The goal is to help kids live healthfully within their own community, using resources selected to meet the unique needs of each child and family.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
Organization Name: Nevada Division of Child and Family Services
Address: 4180 South Pecos Road
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: 702-486-7500
Fax: 702-486-7576
Eligibility: Medicaid or uninsured children ages 6 to 18 and their families.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides care coordination for children and families. The goal is to help kids live healthfully within their own community, using resources selected to meet the unique needs of each child and family.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
Organization Name: Las Vegas Paiute Tribe Health and Human Service
Address: 1257 Paiute Circle
Las Vegas, NV 89106
Phone: 702-382-0784
Fax: 702-384-0072
Email: contact@lvpaiute.com
Eligibility: Native American; Tribal and non-tribal members.
Services Provided: Advocates for individuals who need assistance when applying for alternate resources including Medicaid, Medicare, and Private Insurance. Coordinator assists in determining if the client qualifies for alternate resources and completion of the applications.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019
555 East Washington Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Phone: 702-486-3587
Organization Name: State of Nevada Office for Consumer Health Assistance
Address: 555 East Washington Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Phone: 702-486-3587
Fax: 702-486-3586
Email: cha@govcha.nv.gov
Eligibility: Nevada residents.
Services Provided: Assists consumers with researching and resolving concerns with their health plans, to include appeals, grievances, external reviews, eligibility, billing, benefit and/or claim denial. Helps injured workers navigate and get a better understanding of the Nevada workers compensation program.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/14/2019
555 East Washington Avenue
Unit 4800
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Phone: 702-486-3587
Organization Name: Nevada Health Link
Address: 555 East Washington Avenue
Unit 4800
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Phone: 702-486-3587
Eligibility: Based on income.
Services Provided: Provides outreach, education and enrollment for Nevada’s uninsured and underinsured populations. Education on program eligibility, how and why to purchase, and health insurance terms as well as enrollment in a health insurance plan through Nevada Health Link. 
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019

Mesquite, NV

Organization Name: Salvation Army Southern Nevada
Address: 355 West Mesquite Boulevard
Unit B-50
Mesquite, NV 89027
Phone: 702-345-5116
Fax: 702-346-7599
Eligibility: Case-by-Case.
Services Provided: Provides referrals and online application assistance such as Medicaid, SNAP, TANF, EAP, and Childcare subsidy.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/20/2019

North Las Vegas, NV

Organization Name: Nevada Division of Child and Family Services
Address: 4538 West Craig Road
North Las Vegas, NV 89032
Phone: 702-486-5610
Fax: 702-486-5630
Eligibility: Medicaid or uninsured children ages 6 to 18 and their families.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides care coordination for children and families. The goal is to help kids live healthfully within their own community, using resources selected to meet the unique needs of each child and family.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019

Reno, NV

4001 South Virginia Street
Suite F
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-284-1892
Organization Name: Nevada Aging and Disability Services Division
Address: 4001 South Virginia Street
Suite F
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-284-1892
Fax: 775-687-0574
Email: wbrown@adsd.nv.gov
Eligibility: Seniors age 65 and older or those receiving Social Security Disability for 24 months.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides information, counseling, and assistance to Medicare Beneficiaries in Nevada involving a statewide network of volunteers. Gives assistance navigating and understanding Medicare in an unbiased manner.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
4001 South Virginia Street
Suite F
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-284-8989
Organization Name: Access to Healthcare Network
Address: 4001 South Virginia Street
Suite F
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-284-8989
Fax: 702-284-8991
Services Provided: Provides screening and enrollment for individuals and families with health insurance, dental insurance and or vision policy that best fits their medical and financial needs.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/19/2018
500 East 4th Street
Reno, NV 89512
Phone: 775-322-7073
Organization Name: Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada
Address: 500 East 4th Street
Reno, NV 89512
Phone: 775-322-7073
Fax: 775-322-8197
Eligibility: Anyone can apply however each service has different requirements.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides application assistance including Medicaid, Energy, SNAP, and Reno housing Authority.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
500 East 4th Street
Reno, NV 89512
Phone: 775-315-6081
Organization Name: Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada
Address: 500 East 4th Street
Reno, NV 89512
Phone: 775-315-6081
Fax: 775-322-8197
Email: mbutler@ccsnn.org
Eligibility: Individuals currently enrolled in Medicare.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides screenings and assistance accessing all eligible benefits and resources for seniors and persons with disabilities on Medicare.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
Organization Name: Nevada Division of Child and Family Services
Address: 600 Mill Street
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-688-1481
Fax: 775-688-1621
Eligibility: Medicaid or uninsured children 6 to 18 and their families.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides care coordination for children and families. The goal is to help kids live healthfully within their own community, using resources selected to meet the unique needs of each child and family.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019

Nationwide

Address: NY
Phone: 855-566-5871
Services Provided: Get essential information on costs for thousands of procedures and learn insurance basics. A national independent, nonprofit corporation whose mission is to bring transparency to healthcare costs and health insurance information through comprehensive data products and consumer resources. Search for medical and dental costs.
Provider Profiles: Internet-based service
Original Source: MHP-Nationwide
Last Updated: 3/6/2019
465 Industrial Boulevard
London, KY 40750-0001
Phone: 800-318-2596
Organization Name: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Address: 465 Industrial Boulevard
London, KY 40750-0001
Phone: 800-318-2596
TDD: 855-889-4325
Toll Free Phone: 800-318-2596
Eligibility: Anyone looking for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
Services Provided: The Marketplace is an internet-based means of finding health coverage that fits your budget and meets your needs. With one application, you can see all your options and enroll.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 3/21/2019
16880 Middlebelt Road Ste 4
Livonia, MI 48154
Phone: 734-522-7200
Address: 16880 Middlebelt Road Ste 4
Livonia, MI 48154
Phone: 734-522-7200
Fax: 734-522-0200
Email: kburch@ihsinfo.org
Eligibility: For those needing information on hearing loss, hearing aids, and hearing specialists.
Services Provided: The only professional organization representing the interests of today's hearing aid specialist before the federal government, IHS provides input by means of testimony and/or information to Congressional committees, the Food and Drug Administration, the Department of Health and Human Services, members of Congress and other federal regulatory and legislative bodies.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 8/6/2019