Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen and Brownsville has launched path to health-its a website geared to educate uninsured Valley residents enrolling in the new health insurance policies.

This user-friendly website provides resources like top healthcare terms you should know, subsidy calculators, health tips and a how-to-purchase health insurance checklist.

All checklists and information resources are printable and come in the spanish and english language.

To be insured by january first 2014, you will need to purchase your insurance by December 15th.

To prepare to buy a new health care plan you will be asked to provide proof of state and U.S. residency, income information and policy numbers for your current health insurance if you have it.

For more information, you can visit pathtohealth.com or follow them on twitter or facebook.com/apathtohealth.