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Help is Available

Navigators are individuals that are trained and educated in the different options for health insurance and assistance. Navigators provide free assistance with your application and also educate you about financial assistance options. We personally work with you to inform you about the best options for your budget, your health, and your future. Call today to make a FREE appointment to see if you qualify for low cost health coverage.

Our Locations

Columbus

Good Neighbor Community Health Center
4321 41st Ave.
Columbus, NE 68601

402.562.8962
Has Navigators

Gering

Community Action Health Center
975 Crescent Dr.
Gering, NE 69341

308.632.2540
Has Navigators

Grand Island

Heartland Health Center
2116 W Faidley, STE. 2100
Grand Island, NE 68803

308.382.4297
Has Navigators

Lincoln

Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department
3131 O St.
Lincoln, NE 68510

402.441.8065
Has Navigators

Norfolk

Midtown Health Center
302 West Phillip Ave.
Norfolk, NE 68701

402.505.5426
Coming Soon
contact navigator@hcanebraska.org

Omaha

Charles Drew Health Center
2915 Grant St.
Omaha, NE 68111

402.451.3553
Has Navigators

omaha

Health Center Association of Nebraska
3929 S. 147th St., STE 100A
Omaha, NE 68144

402.505.5426
Has Navigators

omaha

OneWorld Community Health Centers
4920 South 30th St. STE 104
Omaha, NE 68107

402.502.8888
Has Navigators

Important Dates

Medicaid: Open Enrollment to change plans is November 1st- December 15th, every year

Health Insurance Marketplace: Open Enrollment is November 1st-January 15th

medicaid

November 1st- December 15th

health insurance marketplace

November 1st-January 15th

HERITAGE HEALTH ADULT

HEALTH INSURANCE MARKETPLACE

MEDICAID/CHIP

GENERAL ASSISTANCE OPTIONS

Nebraska has expanded Medicaid benefits to low- income, able-bodied adults of working age (19-64 years old) . You must meet income requirements to qualify. Benefits include; doctor services, emergencies, dental, vision, maternity and newborn, hospitalization, and more.

Health Insurance Marketplace connects Nebraskans to affordable, quality health insurance plans, and provides financial assistance to those who are eligible.

You may qualify for premium tax credits to help lower your monthly premium.

Medicaid provides health services to certain low- income persons including those who are aged, blind, disabled, pregnant women, and others who meet eligibility requirements. CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program) extends Medicaid health services to children ages 18 and younger.

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
Aid to Dependent Children (ADC)
Low Income Home Energy
Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
Refugee Resettlement Program

For more information: www.dhhs.ne.gov

HERITAGE HEALTH ADULT

Nebraska has expanded Medicaid benefits to low- income, able-bodied adults of working age (19-64 years old) . You must meet income requirements to qualify. Benefits include; doctor services, emergencies, dental, vision, maternity and newborn, hospitalization, and more.

HEALTH INSURANCE MARKETPLACE

Health Insurance Marketplace connects Nebraskans to affordable, quality health insurance plans, and provides financial assistance to those who are eligible.

You may qualify for premium tax credits to help lower your monthly premium.

MEDICAID/CHIP

Medicaid provides health services to certain low- income persons including those who are aged, blind, disabled, pregnant women, and others who meet eligibility requirements. CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program) extends Medicaid health services to children ages 18 and younger.

GENERAL ASSISTANCE OPTIONS

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
Aid to Dependent Children (ADC)
Low Income Home Energy
Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
Refugee Resettlement Program

For more information: www.dhhs.ne.gov

You may qualify for a Special Enrollment Period if you have had certain life events such as a marriage or divorce,  had or adopted or fostered a child, moved to a new address, or been denied Medicaid or CHIP coverage.  Call a Navigator today to see if you qualify for health insurance.  Free assistance is available.

How to Apply

An application can be completed with a Navigator in person, by phone or by paper. Schedule an appointment to start the process. Be prepared to bring the listed items to the appointment:

  1. Income information for everyone in your family
  2. Driver’s License or ID
  3. Bank Statements
  4. Pay Stubs from the past 30 days or a W-2 tax form
  5. Current health information including a list of doctors and current medication