East Texas Behavioral Health Network http://redriverradio.org en Louisiana and Texas agencies staff up with 'Navigator' grants http://redriverradio.org/post/louisiana-and-texas-agencies-staff-navigator-grants <p>Two nonprofits based in Lafayette, La.,&nbsp;and Lufkin, Texas,&nbsp;are among more than 120 to receive a one-year federal grant to help people shop for health insurance premiums and understand their subsidies under the Affordable Care Act. That grant is to train and hire full-time "navigators" who provide in-person education and enrollment assistance for the healthcare marketplace that opens Oct. 1. Brian Burton is directing the $1.3 million navigator grant for the consortium of Area Health Education Centers across Louisiana.</p><p></p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 15:31:13 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 33521 at http://redriverradio.org Louisiana and Texas agencies staff up with 'Navigator' grants