Nearly 2.8 million people selected a 2018 health plan through HealthCare.gov Nov. 1-25, including nearly 500,000 last week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services reported today. About 70% of those selecting plans were renewing coverage and the rest were new consumers. Thirty-nine states are using HealthCare.gov for 2018 open enrollment, which runs through Dec. 15. CMS plans to update the estimates weekly during the open enrollment period.

Related News Articles

Headline
The AHA, joined by America’s Essential Hospitals, Association of American Medical Colleges, and Federation of American Hospitals today urged the Supreme Court…
Headline
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services next month will begin collecting and distributing risk adjustment payments in the permanent risk adjustment…
Headline
The Affordable Care Act requires the federal government to pay insurers the full amount of their losses under the temporary Risk Corridors Program and insurers…
Headline
The Supreme Court today said it will review, during its term beginning in October, a federal appeals court decision that held the Affordable Care Act's…
Headline
The Supreme Court today said it will not expedite its decision whether to review a Texas appeals court decision that held the Affordable Care Act's individual…
Headline
The Affordable Care Act’s coverage expansions have led to historic reductions in racial disparities in access to health care since 2013, but progress has…