AzCRH Navigator Consortium

Health insurance coverage is still mandatory or pay a tax penalty. Make a free appointment to review your options 

Open Enrollment is only 6 weeks from November 1, 2017 to December 15, 2017!
Call 1-800-377-3536


Az Center for Rural Health Navigator Consortium

The Arizona Center for Rural Health (AzCRH) received a 3-year grant from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services ( to connect people with local help to review their health insurance coverage options and the financial assistance available at The AzCRH Navigator Consortium includes Arizona Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs), Rural Health Clinics, Area Health Education Centers (AHECs) and other organizations and partners. AzCRH helps Arizonans enroll in health insurance coverage including Medicaid, KidsCare and the Marketplace.  Download the complete grant PDF    Versión en español


► For questions or assistance enrolling in coverage, contact Alyssa Padilla at: (520) 343-9821.

► For media inquiries, please contact Daniel Derksen at: (520) 626-3085.

The Affordable Care Act & You: important information about ACA coverage » Click for PDF

The Impact of the ACA on the U.S. and Arizona » Click for PDF

Getting covered is good for rural America   

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AzCRH Navigator Consortium: By the Numbers

Open enrollment is 6 weeks, from November 1, 2017 to December 15, 2017! AzCRH has certified staff (Navigators) who can answer your questions and help you enroll in health insurance coverage. They are available for group presentations and to assist individuals with reviewing their health insurance coverage options and enroll. All Navigator services are free of charge. See Navigator list and contact information below. 

AzCRH Navigators provide the following services:

  1. Raise awareness, provide education, and disseminate enrollment information, education and materials through public presentations, community events or to individuals by appointment
  2. Help people understand the Affordable Care Act and how it affects them.
  3. Provide free, expert, one-on-one help reviewing an individuals health insurance options enrolling or re-enrolling in coverage including Medicaid, KidsCare and the Marketplace.



After more than six years' hiatus, KidsCare is now finally available as a health coverage choice for working families. This is exciting news for Arizonans who have been waiting for an affordable option for medical insurance for their children. » See more.


[Click for "By the Numbers" PDF]



AzCRH Navigators:  

Amaury Gama

Amaury Gama
Health Educator-Navigator
Mobile: 520-449-9749
Serving Santa Cruz, Pima, Cochise, Graham, and Greenlee Counties

Maria Losoya

Maria Losoya
Health Educator-Navigator
Mobile: 520-449-3812
Serving Santa Cruz, Pima, Cochise, Graham, and Greenlee Counties

Alma Ramirez

Alma Ramirez
Health Educator-Navigator
Mobile: 520-343-5978
Serving Maricopa County

Ariel Tarango Ariel Tarango
Health Educator-Navigator
Mobile: 520-343-0660
Serving Pinal, Gila, Yavapai, Mohave, Apache, Navajo, and Maricopa Counties
Lizbeth Vasquez Lizbeth Vasquez
Health Educator-Navigator
Mobile: 520-576-2400
Serving Yuma and La Paz County
Garbriela Campos de Marcor Gabriela Campos de Marcor
Health Educator-Navigator
Mobile: 520-343-1179
Serving Pima County
Bryna Koch Bryna Koch, MPH
Navigator Supervisor, Special Projects Coordinator
Mobile: 520-343-9925
Serving All Counties & the UA Campus 
Alyssa Padilla Alyssa Padilla, MPH
Navigator Supervisor, Special Projects Coordinator
Mobile: 520-343-9821
Serving All Counties & the UA Campus


Reporting Consumer Fraud 

You can submit a report of suspected fraud to any of the following entities:

HHS Office of the Inspector General (OIG)
Contact to report that a consumer's information was used to enroll someone else in the Marketplace.
Online: HHS OIG Fraud Hotline
Phone: 1-800-HHS-TIPS (1-800-447-8477); TTY 1-800-377-4950
Washington, DC 20026

Federal Trade Commission (FTC) 
Contact to report identity theft.
Online: Secure Complaint Form
Phone: 1-877-ID-THEFT (1-877-438-4338); TTY 1-866-653-4261

Arizona Department of Insurance (ADOI)
Contact ADOI to report agent/broker fraud per guidance located here:

Federally-facilitated Marketplace Call Center
Contact to report a complaint about an assister.
Phone: 1-800-318-2596; TTY: 1-855-889-4325 (all languages available)

Presentations from the ACA Tribal Training

August 2016-Done in collaboration with the Arizona Alliance for Community Health Centers: