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Only 15 States Plan To Operate Health Insurance Exchanges As Employers Start To Drop Employee Health Care Coverage Brilliant

Only 15 states have told the federal government they plan to operate health insurance exchanges under President Barack Obama’s reform law, leaving Washington with the daunting task of creating online marketplaces for two-thirds of the country.

On the eve of a federal deadline for states to say whether they will run their own exchanges, a top health care policy official told lawmakers that the exchanges will start enrolling eligible families starting on Oct. 1. “I am confident that states and the federal government will be ready in 10 months, when consumers in all states can begin to apply,” Gary Cohen, director of the Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight, told a House panel.

Only 15 states plan to operate health insurance exchanges as employers start to  drop their employee health care coverage.. Brilliant

 

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