HealthCare.gov

QualityTool

HealthCare.gov

Description

HealthCare.gov is a Federal Government Web site that is designed to provide health care consumers with comprehensive information regarding health insurance options and programs, health care quality, and prevention of illness and disease. The site provides information tailored for individuals, families with children, people with disabilities, seniors, young adults, and employers.

In particular, the site helps consumers:

  • Explore insurance coverage options by State
  • Learn about prevention
  • Compare the quality of care that hospitals provide
  • Understand the 2010 Affordable Care Act

Developer:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Funding Sources:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

History

Release Date: 2010
Original Summary: July 2010
Last Updated: 10/13/10

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