HHS issues new funds for ObamaCare enrollment efforts

HHS Secretary Kathleen SebeliusKathleen SebeliusPro-dependency advocates miss the mark in attacking Kansas welfare reform Pence breaks tie to confirm Trump's pick for religious ambassador The House needs to help patients from being victimized by antiquated technology MORE said that outreach through community health centers will "help consumers understand their options."

"Health centers have extensive experience providing eligibility assistance to patients, are providing care in communities across the nation, and are well-positioned to support enrollment efforts," Sebelius said.

The Obama administration and outside groups are planning efforts to educate consumers about healthcare reform starting this summer.

HHS is also funding tens of thousands of "navigators" — people who will help consumers shop for insurance in the newly created exchanges.