Having health insurance is a good thing. But having health insurance that actually covers what you need is better. The right plan will allow you to get care and prevention services to maintain and improve your health.
Compared to the general population, LGBT people are under-insured. We also have greater health disparities and worse health outcomes. If you don't have health insurance, now is the time to sign up. If you have insurance, but you need a better plan, now is the time to switch.
Below are resources that can help you get the health insurance you need.
And if you already have the right plan, use it! Find a doctor and get a checkup.