Health
12:29 pm
Thu October 31, 2013

Via Christi Offering Help For Insurance Marketplace

Via Christi Health has planned seven public events to help Kansans better understand and enroll in the health insurance marketplace.

There will be nationally certified navigators on hand to provide help navigating and enrolling in health insurance coverage offered through the Health Insurance Marketplace. In a release, Via Christi states the goal is to increase preventative cancer screenings through increasing access and enrollment in health insurance coverage.

The Via Christi nurse navigators will be at the following locations in November:

Monday, Nov. 11, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Winfield Public Library
605 College
Winfield, KS 67156

Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2-6:30 p.m.
Wellington Public Library
121 W. 7th
Wellington, KS 67152

Wednesday, Nov. 13, 1-4 p.m.
Derby Public Library
1600 E Walnut Grove Rd
Derby, KS 67037

Saturday, Nov. 16, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.
Andover Public Library
1511 E. Central Ave.
Andover, KS 67002

Monday, Nov. 18, 1-4 p.m.
Haysville Community Library
210 S. Hays
Haysville, KS 67060 

Friday, Nov. 22, 1-4 p.m.
Kingman Carnegie Library
455 North Main
Kingman, KS 67068

Monday, Nov. 25, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Newton Public Library
720 N. Oak
Newton, Kansas 67114

Attendees will receive one-on-one assistance on a first-come, first-served basis.

Anyone unable to attend the community events can call Via Christi Health Connection at 316-689-5700 for more information or to schedule an appointment with a nurse navigator.