CareSouth offering open enrollment assistance to help residents apply for Affordable Care Health Insurance, Medicaid and SNAP

BATON ROUGE (Nov. 16, 2020) —CareSouth Medical and Dental is offering assistance to help residents apply and enroll in Affordable Care Health Insurance during the Open Enrollment Benefits period now through Dec. 15. CareSouth is also assisting with Medicaid and SNAP benefits enrollment. Our Outreach and Eligibility Specialist will be available at our clinics in Plaquemine, Donaldsonville, and Baton Rouge. To get assistance, you must make an appointment.

Plaquemine Clinic, 59340 River West Drive
Nov. 17
Dec. 1
Dec. 8

Donaldsonville Clinic, 904 Catalpa St.
Nov. 19
Dec. 2
Dec. 9

Baton Rouge Clinic, 3111 Florida St.
Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (except for dates above)
Friday , 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Open Enrollment is the only time residents can renew, change or apply for health insurance for what is known as Marketplace Health Insurance or formerly Obamacare. It provides a subsidy to help residents cover the cost of medical insurance.

To make an appointment or for more information, call (225) 650-2000 ext. 249. Please bring a copy of your ID and have your Social Security number and yearly income available.