Thu December 19, 2013
As Health Care Deadline Draws Near, Navigators Get Creative
Originally published on Wed December 18, 2013 4:16 pm
Monday marks the first deadline to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act. Throughout the country, health care navigators are helping people with the enrollment process. In New Orleans, they're working hard to reach as many people as possible, spending time outside shopping malls, corner stores... even the airport.
It’s a Thursday afternoon at Louis Armstrong Airport and Cam Nguyen is on a mission. She’s here to talk to cab drivers about the Affordable Care Act. Nguyen walks over to ground transportation, approaches a line of stalled taxis, and leans in through driver-side windows.