Here are 5 important steps to using your new health insurance wisely to get the health care you need:

Step 1: Plan Selection

Learn about the costs and other details, and find out how to pick a plan.

Step 2: Getting Started with a Plan

Paying your premium, finding a doctor, and making an appointment.

Step 3: First Doctor's Appointment

How to prepare for the appointment and what to do after the appointment.

Step 4: How to Use Your Care

Learn more about preventive care, what to do when you’re sick, and how to get care in an emergency.

Step 5: Making an Appeal

Find out what an appeal is and learn more about the process of making one.