Preparing for the Affordable Care Act: State Help Desk Ready to Launch

Published 09/29 2013 09:01PM

Updated 09/29 2013 09:36PM

SPRINGFIELD - The state's "Get Covered Illinois" Help Desk says it’s prepared to take action when enrollment opens October first.

The help desk is a toll free number consumers can call to get more information about insurance plans and options right for them.

For Illinois residents who sign up by December 15th, health coverage will begin on January first of next year.

Call 866-311-1119 to get help.

The help desk is open seven days a week from eight am till eight pm.

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