Healthcare Navigators at Your Library

Signing up for health insurance is a daunting task. But the good news is that you don't have to do it alone. Healthcare Navigators will be available at different Branches through February 15, 2015.

Cone Park Branch, Headquarters Library, Library Partnership and Tower Road Branch will have a bilingual (Spanish-English) HealthCare Navigator at the dates and times listed below. HealthCare Navigators are trained and scheduled by Suwannee River Area Health Education Center and the Epilepsy Foundation. Please check with the branch to confirm times and check for schedule updates.

Alachua Branch, 14913 NW 140 Street, Alachua, Phone: 386-462-2592
Mondays 11 AM to 7 PM, January 12, February 2

Cone Park Branch, 2841A E. University Avenue, Gainesville, Phone: 352-334-0720
Bilingual HealthCare Navigator: Thursdays 10:30 AM to 2 PM, January 8, 22, February 12

Headquarters Library, 401 E. University Avenue, Gainesville
Bilingual HealthCare Navigator: Wednesdays 5 to 7:30 PM, January 7, 14, 21, 28, February 4, 11
Fridays 12 to 6:00 PM January 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 13

Library Partnership, 1130 N.E. 16 Avenue, Gainesville, Phone: 352-334-0165
Bilingual HealthCare Navigator: Thursdays 12 to 6 PM, January 15, 29 February 5

Millhopper Branch, 3145 N.W. 43 Street, Gainesville, Phone: 352-334-1272
Tuesdays 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM January 6, 13, 20, 27
Tuesdays 1 to 6 PM January 6, 13, 20, February 3, 10
Thursdays 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM, January 8, 15, 22, 29
Saturdays 1 to 5:00 PM, January 10, 17, 24, 31

Tower Road Branch, 3020 S.W. 75 Street, Gainesville, Phone: 352-333-2840
Bilingual HealthCare Navigator: Mondays 1 to 7 PM, January 12, 26, February 2, 9
HealthCare Navigator: Wednesdays 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, January 28, February 4, 11
Fridays 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, January 9, 16, 23, 30, February 6, 13
Sundays 1:00 to 4:30 PM, January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 8, 15

So don't be afraid.  Help is available -- at your library. Please confirm above schedules with libraries before attending a session.

 

 

Teaser image courtesy:  Tom Ventura, under a Creative Commons license.

 

Posted by LisaF on January 20, 2014