This is someone who may assist you in filing an appeal, answer questions about the appeals process and provide unbiased help when you submit an appeal. He or she may also refer you to another person or organization that can help you. Find a Navigator in your area.
Your representative can be a family member, friend, advocate, attorney, or someone else who will act for you. Even if you already appointed an authorized representative for your Marketplace application, you’ll need to send a new form or letter to authorize someone for your appeal.
You can appoint a representative when you first file an appeal or after you’ve filed your appeal.
Step 1: Complete the appeal form for your state.
You can also fax both forms together to this secure fax line: 1-877-369-0129.
Step 1: Appoint an authorized representative by completing the appoint an authorized representative form (PDF) or submitting a written request.
You can also fax it to this secure fax line: 1-877-369-0129.
If you submit a written request, be sure to include:
You have the right to get help and information about appeals and other Marketplace issues in your language at no cost. To talk to an interpreter, call 1-800-318-2596.