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Options for Ohioans Who Have Lost Health and Life Insurance Benefits/Job

The Ohio Department of Insurance has created this on-line toolkit to help those recently laid off, current employees and retirees understand coverage options if they have lost their health and/or life insurance benefits. Information on unemployment benefits is also provided. Anyone with questions can call the Department’s consumer hotline at 1-800-686-1526.


Health Insurance

Life Insurance

Employer Bankruptcy/Job Loss

Contact and Outreach Information

  • Ohio Department of Insurance: 1-800-686-1526; Speaker request, click here.
    Consumers and employers can call with any insurance questions and to request a speaker. 
  • Ohio Department of Job and Family Services: 1-877-852-0010
    Consumer and employers can call with questions about unemployment benefits. 
  • U.S. Department of Labor: 1-866-444-3272
    Administers a variety of federal labor laws including certain health insurance regulation, unemployment insurance and other income support.

The State of Ohio is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Ohio Department of Insurance
50 W. Town Street, Third Floor - Suite 300
Columbus, Ohio  43215
John Kasich, Governor | Mary Taylor, Lt. Governor / Director
General Info: 614-644-2658 | Consumer Hotline: 800-686-1526
Fraud Hotline: 800-686-1527 | OSHIIP Hotline: 800-686-1578