How to Apply for Health Care Coverage

Apply for public and open market health insurance at the MNsure website.

The MNsure website was launched on January 2014. You can apply for public healthcare programs and shop online for healthcare coverage by visiting or by calling 1.855.3MNsure (1.855.366.7873) for more information, including the names of community agencies that can help you apply or provide language assistance.

We also have self-service computers available for people to apply through MNSure at our lobby at our Wabasha County office.

MNsure Paper Application
If you need health care coverage right away and cannot apply at, you can download and complete a MNSure Paper Application from the Minnesota Department of Human Services website and submit the completed and signed paper application to our office via mail, email to or fax it to us at (651) 565.3084. 

Certain Populations Paper Applications
You WILL NOT want to apply through MNSure and you WILL want to complete a Health Care Application for Certain Populations (PDF) if you are any one of the following: