Resources for Assisters

Community Health Options® takes pride in being a health insurance resource for our communities. We want you and your organization to be prepared to provide answers to an array of health insurance questions and concerns. This page provides you with up-to-date resource sheets that include information about the health insurance marketplace, premium tax credits, and other health insurance topics.
The downloadable PDFs are available for your use and are appropriate for distribution. Community Health OptionsTM can also provide you with materials for tabling events or display. As always, contact us with any questions you may have, or to request copies of printed materials. 


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Getting the Most Out of Your Membership

  • Rx Savings SolutionsCommunity Health Options has partnered with Rx Savings Solutions to provide you with a no-cost benefit that helps you and your family save money on prescription medications. Learn more about Rx Savings Solutions and start saving money today.
  • Pharmacy Benefits - Filling prescriptions made easy with information on our prescription drug benefits that fit your needs.
  • Understanding Your Medical Benefits - General information about your Community Health Options plan, including where to go for your healthcare.
  • Our Behavioral Health Approach - Health Options firmly believes in treating the whole person- that includes physical health, mental health, and substance use disorder services.  Find out more here.
  • Preventive Health Services – We want to support and encourage your efforts to protect and promote you and your family’s greatest asset, your health. Many preventive health care services including screenings, checkups and counseling cost you nothing.  
  • Wellness and Prevention - Information about our wellness program, to help in achieving better health overall.​

Understanding Health Insurance, the Marketplace and Advanced Premium Tax Credits (APTC)

  • The Health Insurance Marketplace - A link to the Federal Health Insurance Marketplace website. 

  • The Maine Bureau of Insurance - State-specific information about the Health Insurance Marketplace, FAQs, consumer tips and how to file a complaint. 

  • Choosing Wisely - Choosing Wisely aims to promote conversations between providers and patients by helping patients choose care that is (1) Supported by evidence, (2) Not duplicative of other tests or procedures already received, (3) Free from harm, and (4) Truly necessary.