A statement Wednesday from the
According to CMS, enrollment is "outpacing" sign-ups from this time last year.
Coverage in 2017 begins
Nationwide, CMS reported 2.1 million have selected health care coverage through healthcare.gov since open enrollment began in November.
While some Iowans enrolled in the health care exchanges will experience rate hikes ranging from 19 to 43 percent next yearfor their premiums, 65 percent of
An August announcement from
About 21,900 Iowans with
About 42,000 policyholders with
More than 1,300 policyholders with
Fewer than 90 people with policies from Gundersen Health Plan will see an average increase of 19.8 percent.
Rural counties, however, have limited options when attempting to purchase plans from the federal exchange.
People needing help navigating the insurance marketplace are encouraged to visit localhelp.healthcare.gov.
Regional facilities listed on the website to help consumers are:
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