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Affordable Care Act: For Monterey County residents most important question is are they eligible?
Monterey Herald

The main question on the minds of the more than 100 Monterey County residents who showed up at Wednesday’s health fair at Natividad Medical Center was whether they qualified for low-cost health care under the Affordable Care Act.

Some went away disappointed, others grateful.

“A lot of people didn’t qualify for health insurance a day, a week or a month ago. But now, everything’s new,” said Cesear Serrano, a certified educator with Covered California, the state health insurance exchange.