HHS issues new funds for ObamaCare enrollment efforts

HHS Secretary Kathleen SebeliusKathleen SebeliusSebelius on GOP healthcare plan: 'I'm not sure what the goal is here' Obama's health secretary to be first female president of American University Leaked email: Podesta pushed Tom Steyer for Obama’s Cabinet 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.