County Jails and the Affordable Care Act: Enrolling Eligible Individuals in Health Coverage

CountyJailsandACAThis report from the National Association of Counties provides information on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and related issues at county jails. It discusses healthcare coverage eligibility and enrollment for qualified individuals held in county jails, as well as for individuals who are preparing to reenter the community. The report also highlights examples of existing county-based enrollment strategies that may serve as models for counties that are developing an enrollment process. To view the report, click here.