Answers to Your Questions About the Affordable Care Act

Affordable Care Act

What is the Affordable Care Act?

The Affordable Care Act requires that most U.S. citizens have health insurance and was designed to make health care more affordable and accessible for many Americans.

Am I Eligible for Coverage?

To quickly and easily determine whether you may be eligible for coverage, use the eligibility calculator below.

Does Jefferson Health New Jersey Accept ACA Insurance?

Jefferson Health New Jersey accepts all Affordable Care Act (ACA) Plans. You may click here to review a listing of the accepted insurance providers.

How Do I Sign Up?

You may determine if you qualify for coverage under the Affordable Care Act and enroll online at or by phone at 1-800-318-2596. In order to enroll, please have the following available:

  • Your Social Security number (or document number if you're a legal immigrant)
  • Employment information for every member of your household who needs coverage (pay stubs or W-2 forms)
  • Policy numbers for any current health insurance plans covering you and members of your household

Affordable Care Act Resources

At Jefferson Health New Jersey, we want to help you to be in control of your own health and the health of your family. To help educate and empower you on your available options with the Affordable Care Act, we have put together a list of resources that contain valuable information: