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Final Access Health CT enrollment: 208,301

The final enrollment figures for Access Health CT show that 78,713 people enrolled in private health plans, and nearly 13,000 qualified for Medicaid. In total, 208,301 signed up for health insurance through Access Health CT between October 2013 and April 14, 2014. Seventy-three percent of Connecticut residents selecting a private health plan qualified for financial […]

April 22, 2014

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Few small businesses shopping on Access Health CT

The CT Mirror — While Connecticut’s health insurance marketplace enrolled more than 208,000 people, just 330 of them came through the Small Business Options Program, or SHOP. Many small businesses renewed their health plans to avoid dealing with the marketplace during its first open enrollment period. Another factor, said representative for a small business group, […]

April 21, 2014

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Enrollment slowly growing in Kansas

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is one of the most vociferous critics of health reform in the nation, and he has decided to give back $31.5 million in federal money that would have helped the state build its insurance exchange.

April 21, 2014

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Legal scrutiny of Arizona Medicaid expansion continues

Associated Press — A three-judge panel for the Arizona Court of Appeals is deciding whether to review a lower court decision that cleared the way for expansion of the state’s Medicaid program.

April 21, 2014

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Arizonans show continued preference for gold, platinum plans

The open enrollment period to purchase health insurance for 2014 through the marketplace has ended. People who get married or divorced, change jobs, have a child or experience another qualifying event may be eligible for a special enrollment period. Enrollment for Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) continues throughout the year. You may […]

April 21, 2014

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Maine reaches 138 percent of marketplace enrollment goal

The open enrollment period to purchase health insurance for 2014 through the marketplace has ended. People who get married or divorced, change jobs, have a child or experience another qualifying event may be eligible for a special enrollment period. Enrollment for Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) continues throughout the year. You may […]

April 21, 2014

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Florida has nation’s second highest enrollment

The open enrollment period to purchase health insurance for 2014 through the marketplace has ended. People who get married or divorced, change jobs, have a child or experience another qualifying event may be eligible for a special enrollment period. Enrollment for Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) continues throughout the year. You may […]

April 21, 2014

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55,000 in Alabama signed up for health insurance

The open enrollment period to purchase health insurance for 2014 through the marketplace has ended. People who get married or divorced, change jobs, have a child or experience another qualifying event may be eligible for a special enrollment period. Enrollment for Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) continues throughout the year. You may […]

April 21, 2014

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Louisiana enrollment grows by 12,000

The open enrollment period to purchase health insurance for 2014 through the marketplace has ended. People who get married or divorced, change jobs, have a child or experience another qualifying event may be eligible for a special enrollment period. Enrollment for Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) continues throughout the year. You may […]

April 21, 2014

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Maine legislature approves Medicaid expansion

Bangor Daily News — Maine lawmakers passed a bill to expand Medicaid for one year while seeking approval to use federal funds to help residents buy private health insurance through the marketplace in future years. About 70,000 would gain coverage through the proposed approach. However, Gov. Paul LePage is likely to veto the bill.

April 17, 2014

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