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California has largest pre-existing condition insurance plan
Sacramento Business Journal

California’s Pre-existing Condition Insurance Plan is the largest program of its kind in the nation, new federal figures show. The state had 4,907 people enrolled on Nov. 30, the last federal figures available. Pennsylvania was second, with 4,379. Texas was third, with 3,644; Florida was fourth, with 3,285. California enrollment was up to 6,307 by Jan. 12. Another 467 new enrollees will begin coverage Feb. 1. About 280 residents in the four-county Sacramento region were enrolled in the program in December.