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Health Exchange reports jump in users

 


The Washington Health Benefit Exchange Tuesday announced that more than 200,000 Washingtonians selected a Qualified Health Plan through Washington Healthplanfinder by the close of open enrollment on Jan. 31. The number of plans selected is nearly 25 percent higher than those selected in open enrollment last year, with approximately 39,000 more customers signed up for coverage this year than in 2015.

“We are pleased to see an unprecedented number of customers select a health plan by the deadline,” said Pam MacEwan, CEO of the Washington Health Benefit Exchange. “More than any other year, individuals and families used Washington Healthplanfinder to research their health insurance opti...



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