Resources to Find Low-Cost Health Care or Get Health Insurance Response - Minnesota Dept. of Health

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released new guidance that shortens quarantine in certain situations. CDC: Options to Reduce Quarantine for Contacts of Persons with SARS-CoV-2 Infection Using Symptom Monitoring and Diagnostic Testing

Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) is reviewing the CDC guidance and will make recommendations over the next few days. We will update all documents to reflect any changes.

For the time being, people should continue to follow the current MDH guidelines, including to stay home (quarantine) for 14 days if exposed to COVID-19. Close Contacts and Tracing

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Resources to Find Low-Cost Health Care or Get Health Insurance

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Find low-cost health care

Find health insurance

  • MNsure Apply and Enroll for insurance
    You can apply for insurance, such as Medical Assistance and MinnesotaCare, online or get an enrollment expert to help you. Most Minnesotans who enroll through MNsure qualify for financial help.
  • MNsure Navigators
    Navigators can help you enroll in Medical Assistance or MinnesotaCare (if you are eligible). They can also help you enroll in a private insurance plan and provide basic health insurance education. Many navigators are based in community organizations and offer assistance in languages including Chinese, Somali, Spanish, Hmong, and Vietnamese.
  • Hospital Presumptive Eligibility Program
    You may be able to sign up for Medical Assistance or MinnesotaCare when you are at the hospital. If you meet the requirements, you can be covered for services before completing a full application.

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Updated Wednesday, 02-Dec-2020 18:22:28 CST