BRANSON, Mo. – CoxHealth with its new grant from Missouri Foundation of Health will serve as the southwest Missouri regional ‘hub’ for training and skill development for Certified Application Counselors.
The 400-thousand dollar grant will help expand efforts to educate consumers about health insurance. The grant will pay and certify more application counselors, buy equipment, and give education opportunities for both employees and consumers.
Earlier this year, over 152 thousand Missourians signed up through the Health Insurance Marketplace.
The fall enrollment will begin November 15th, 2014. Starting at the end of August the CoxHealth Certified Application Counselors will have a new location in the Kelley Plaza in Springfield.