Tag Archives: Enrollment

ACA enrollment drops 8% in second week

Week two of open enrollment shows an 8 percent drop in the number of people signing up for Affordable Care Act coverage. From Sunday, Nov. 4 to Saturday, Nov. 10, 804,556 people selected a plan through Healthcare.gov, according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Of these, 185,631 are new consumers. CMS measures enrollment… Read More »

Enrollment is nearly upon us, and Americans want health insurance options

A recent Kaiser Family Foundation report stated that there were “big gaps in the benefits” of short-term health insurance plans. This has been cited as a negative in many subsequent reports of this finding. But in reality, it is these “gaps” that make short-term health insurance affordable. Yes, the report is accurate that 43 percent… Read More »