NEWS RELEASE - Nebraska Department of Insurance to Host Educational Session About the Affordable Care Act in Lincoln

The Nebraska Department of Insurance will host an educational session in Lincoln with regard to the Affordable Care Act. The Department will give an introductory presentation on Health Insurance Exchanges and the role of the state in a federallyfacilitated marketplace (Exchange). There will be a question and answer session after the presentation.

The presentation will include:

  • The Affordable Care Act and what it means to businesses and individuals 
  • What the Health Insurance Marketplace is and where one goes to have questions answered
  • A discussion on Open Enrollment
  • Small Business Health Options Program also known as SHOP
  • A discussion on rates
  • Insurance Resources: Insurance agents, Navigators and Certified Application counselors

Date and Location

Wednesday, November 13
Embassy Suites Lincoln, 1040 P Street
11:00am-1:00pm, Regents DE Conference Room


**Media Note: Pre-meeting interviews with the Director of Insurance, Bruce Ramge, are available on Thursday morning, November 7, from 8:00am-10:30am. Please contact Peg Jasa at to arrange for a pre-meeting interview