Insurance Navigator

Mitchell County Hospital Health Systems provides a certified Cover Kansas Navigator.

What is the Health Insurance Marketplace?
The Health Insurance Marketplace is the online portal where private companies sell affordable insurance plans. In Kansas, you can access the Marketplace by visiting

What is a Navigator?
Cover Kansas Navigators are trained, unbiased, and certified to help you compare health insurance plans, assist you with the online application process, and provide answers to your Marketplace questions year-round.

Have Life Changes Affected Your Health Insurance Needs?
You may qualify for a Special Enrollment Period (SEP) outside of Open Enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplace, if you've experienced a life changing event, such as changing jobs, loss of health insurance, moving, birth/adoption, marriage/divorce or turning 26 (if you were on your parent's plan). Don't Wait! You only have 60 days after a major life change to apply.

Survivors of domestic violence may apply for health insurance at ANY TIME by calling the Call Center at 800-318-2596.

To see if you qualify, contact Insurance Navigator Carolyn Gottfried at Mitchell County Hospital Health Systems by calling 785-738-9202. Carolyn, a trained enrollment specialist with the Health Insurance Marketplace, can assist you with eligibility and coverage options. Find out if you qualify for financial assistance and sign up in a plan that meets your needs. This service is completely free of charge.