Links and Resources
Blue Cross of Idaho wants you to be as knowledgeable as possible about your health insurance, and the changes that impact your care. The links and resources below provide you news updates, video clips, and other background to keep you updated on any changes to the health insurance industry.
- Affordable Care Act
Read the full text of the Affordable Care Act. This is the official government document.
- Blue Cross Blue Shield Association
- Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
CMS administers Medicare and works with states to administer Medicaid, the State Children’s Health Insurance Program and health insurance standards.
- Get Covered Idaho
This website offers clear answers about the Affordable Care Act, learn how you can pay less for insurance and be prepared for the upcoming open enrollment period.
- Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
The department’s mission is to promote and protect the health and safety of Idahoans.
- Idaho Department of Insurance
The Department of Insurance is a regulatory agency created to regulate the business of insurance in Idaho.
- Kaiser Foundation
- Kaiser Health News
Kaiser Health News (KHN) is a nonprofit news organization committed to in-depth coverage of health care policy and politics. KHN’s mission is to provide high-quality coverage of health policy issues and developments at the federal and state levels. In addition, KHN covers trends in the delivery of health care and in the marketplace.
- National Association of Health Underwriters
NAHU represents licensed health insurance agents, brokers, consultants and benefit professionals who serve the health insurance needs of employers and individuals seeking health insurance coverage.
- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
The mission of the Department of Health and Human Services is to help provide the building blocks that Americans need to live healthy, successful lives
- Your Health Idaho
Your Health Idaho is our state's insurance marketplace. You can shop, compare and choose the health insurance plan that best fits your individual needs.