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.
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Nearly 50,000 residents in Washington state have signed up for insurance since open enrollment started earlier this month for the state’s new health exchange.
Brokers can offer some much needed assistance sorting through the complex new system, but people should make sure brokers are licensed and reputable, Marquis said. The insurance commissioner’s website allows consumers to check for licensed brokers and whether they have had complaints filed against them.
Washington state’s new health insurance exchange is open and ready for business on its second day of operation.