Nevada Health Link 

Nevada Health Link was created to help anyone looking for health insurance, whether they already have insurance or not. Purchasing health insurance through Nevada Health Link is the only way to receive financial assistance to help lower the cost of insurance. 

The only requirement to apply for and purchase insurance through Nevada Health Link is that you are a resident of Nevada and are lawfully present in the United States.

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Open Enrollment Periods 

Like group plans that are provided through employers, Nevada Health Link has certain open enrollment periods. During open enrollment you can shop and compare health insurance plans and apply for federal subsidies that based on your income level, could significantly lower the cost of health insurance for you and your family.

Open Enrollment for 2016 coverage starts November 1st, 2015 and ends January 31st, 2016.

Click here for a list of Community Health Centers in Nevada that offer free enrollment assistance.

*If you have experienced a Qualifying Life Event in the past 60 days, you may be eligible for a Special Enrollment Period! Click here to learn more! 

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Medicaid/Nevada Check Up 

The Medicaid Program is a state-administered, federal grant-in-aid program. Its purpose is to help individuals and families with low income obtain health coverage. The program objective is to provide a broad range of medical and related services to assist individuals to attain or retain an optimal level of health care.

There are several Medicaid related programs for which DWSS determines eligibility. These programs include coverage for low income individuals, families, children, specialized households, Nevada Check Up and Medical Assistance to Aged, Blind and Disabled (MAABD).

You may find out if you and your family are eligible for Medicaid/NV Check Up by clicking here or visiting

You may also get assistance with your Medicaid/NV Check Up application:

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Additional Resources

                                                                                                       For more information please contact Elicia Torres at