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Washington Healthplanfinder sign-ups shatter last year's record pace

 

December 27, 2017



The Washington Health Benefit Exchange last week announced that more than 230,000 customers selected health plans through Washington Healthplanfinder by the Dec. 15 deadline for coverage that begins on Jan. 1. Customers who have not yet applied for coverage still have until Jan. 15 to sign up for health and dental plans that begin on Feb. 1.

The 230,000 plan selections represent a 35 percent increase over the same point in time last year. The updated total also eclipses the record 225,000 sign-ups documented at the close of the previous open enrollment period. The Exchange also saw a surge in new plan selections from individuals who were not enrolled on Washington Healthplanfinder last ye...



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