ACA Health Insurance Plans

As an independent insurance agent, expanding your portfolio to include Affordable Care Act (ACA) plans can significantly enhance your value proposition to clients. ACA plans offer comprehensive health coverage with essential benefits, making them an attractive option for individuals and families seeking affordable healthcare solutions.

Checklist for Selling ACA Health Plans

By offering ACA plans, you can tap into a broader market, increase your client base, and provide valuable guidance in navigating the complexities of health insurance. This not only strengthens your client relationships but also positions you as a trusted advisor committed to meeting diverse healthcare needs and improving access to quality coverage.

ACA Carriers We Proudly Represent

Aetna Major Medical Health Insurance Plans
AvMed Major Medical Health Insurance Plans
Molina Major Medical Health Insurance Plans
Ambetter Major Medical Health Insurance Plans
Bright Health Major Medical Health Insurance Plans
UHC Major Medical Health Insurance Plans
Ascension Major Medical Health Insurance Plans
Cigna Health Major Medical Health Insurance Plans

5 Steps to Start Selling

Before selling health insurance plans through the federal Health Insurance Marketplace® (FFM) on, you’ll need to register, sign agreements, and complete required training. 

ACA Health Insurance Information

ACA Health Insurance, established under the Affordable Care Act, offers comprehensive and affordable healthcare coverage to individuals and families. These plans cover a wide array of essential health benefits, including preventive services, emergency care, prescription medications, mental health services, and chronic disease management. One of the key features of ACA Health Insurance is the provision of subsidies based on income, making quality healthcare accessible to a broader population. Additionally, ACA plans prohibit the denial of coverage based on pre-existing conditions, ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to receive necessary medical care. By enrolling in ACA Health Insurance, individuals gain peace of mind knowing they are protected against high medical costs and have access to vital health services.

ACA Health Plan Options

The 4 “metal” categories -
Health insurance plans are typically categorized into four distinct tiers: Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Platinum. These categories, also known as metal tiers, are designed to help individuals choose a plan that best fits their healthcare needs and budget.

Bronze plans generally have the lowest monthly premiums but higher out-of-pocket costs, making them suitable for those who require minimal medical care.

Silver plans balance moderate premiums with moderate out-of-pocket costs and are often chosen by those who qualify for cost-sharing reductions.

Gold plans come with higher premiums but lower out-of-pocket expenses, ideal for individuals who anticipate needing frequent medical services.

Platinum plans, offering the highest premiums and the lowest out-of-pocket costs, are best for those who expect to use a lot of healthcare services.

Understanding these categories helps individuals and families select the most appropriate plan, ensuring they receive the necessary coverage while managing their healthcare expenses effectively.

ACA Introduction Guide for Agents

ACA Insurance

►  Agent Guide on How to Sell ACA Insurance
►  How to get FFM Certified to sell Health Insurance
►  ACA Open Enrollment: Key Dates and Tips
►  ACA Agent Checklist (PDF)