health care exchange
About 61,000 Washington residents have signed up for private insurance through the state’s new health care exchange since it opened on Oct. 1.
New federal statistics show Washington state has signed more people up for health insurance since open enrollment began Oct. 1 than any state other than New York and California.
With a reputation as a pacesetter in health care, Oregon laid out bold plans for complying with the federal overhaul.
Two insurance companies who filed to compete in Washington state’s health care exchange initially proposed not to provide abortion coverage, officials said Wednesday.