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Honorable Tim Walz

Representing the 1st District of MINNESOTA

Health and Medicare Issues

Health Insurance

To sign up for, and gather information on the Minnesota health insurance marketplace, visit:

For information on the national health insurance markteplace, please visit You can also read a short summary of the Affordable Care Act here.

Additional information on my positions related to healthcare issues can be found on my health care page.


The Medicare website is an excellent resource to help you determine whether you're eligible, how to apply, and what kind of coverage to choose.  However, if you're experiencing problems problems accessing or receiving your benefits, or resolving coverage and reimbursement disputes, please contact my Rochester office for assistance.

Frequently Asked Questions:

My Medicare claim was denied. Can Congressman Walz’s office help with this?

If you have submitted a claim to CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services), my office can contact Medicare to inquire about the reason for the denial and whether any options are available. Please call the Mankato office to get the process started.

I'm having a problem with my Medicare Part D provider. Can Rep. Walz's office help?

If you are having a problem with your Medicare Part D provider, my office can contact your provider on your behalf. Please complete a PDF iconHIPPA-Compliant Release, which allows your Medicare supplement provider to discuss your situation with my office. Call the Mankato office to get the process started.