Affordable health insurance

Help spread the word in South Carolina on affordable health insurance

If you are responsible for finding speakers for upcoming meetings, we have a speaker for you.   We want everyone to have affordable health insurance—small business owners and their employees. By lowering our uninsured numbers, we keep everyone’s premiums as low as possible and have a more productive workforce.  …

Are you and your employees eligible for low- or no-cost quality health insurance?

      On July 20th join a free, 30-minute webinar sponsored by the SC Primary Health Care Association and the SC Small Business Chamber of Commerce. You’ll learn about the quality health insurance plans available to small business owners and workers, premium assistance to make the plans affordable and…

Small Business Group: House vote to cap insulin costs a needed step in reducing price of life-saving medicine and small business healthcare costs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Conan Knoll conan@emccommunications.com (831) 524-6764 Statement by Small Business for America’s Future Co-Chair Anne Zimmerman on the House’s passage of legislation capping the cost of insulin Washington, D.C., March 31, 2022—The House of Representatives passage today of legislation capping the exorbitant cost of insulin is…

One year later: South Carolinians and citizens across the nation benefited from American Rescue Plan

Press Release March 12, 2022 Below is a statement by Frank Knapp Jr, President and CEO of the South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce, regarding the one-year anniversary of the American Rescue Plan and its impact on lowering health insurance costs.  Mr. Knapp is also Co-Chair of Small Business…

Door not totally closed to premium subsidies in federal Health Insurance Marketplace

Now there are 17 exceptions to get access to affordable health insurance When the end of open enrollment in the federal Health Insurance Marketplace came on January 15th, over 300,000 lucky SC individuals and 14.5 million nationally had received premium subsidies that made their health insurance affordable, sometimes even free.…

Community Health Center Marketplace Navigators 

Affinity Health Center- York County Dalia Cervantes dcervantes@affinityhealthcenter.org  (803) 909-9708 CareSouth Carolina- Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Lee & Marlboro Jackie Anderson  jacqueline.anderson@caresouth-carolina.com  (843) 703-9002 CareTeam Plus- Horry Litasha Arthur  larthur@careteamplus.org  (843) 234-8243 Carolina Health Centers- Greenwood, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick Shantate Morton  tmorton@carolinahealthcenters.org 864-388-0301 (o), 864-992-4090 (c) Foothills Community Health Care- Anderson…

Over 300,000 South Carolinians obtain health insurance via federal Marketplace

Press Release January 31, 2022 Columbia, SC—A total of 300,392 South Carolinians obtained affordable, quality health insurance in the federal Health Insurance Marketplace during the official open enrollment period, November 1-January 15, placing it eighth out of the 33 states using the federal platform. Nationally 14.5 million Americans now have…