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Officials meet to discuss insurance exchanges
Modern Healthcare

More than 150 officials from 44 states and Washington, D.C., are meeting with HHS representatives today and Friday to discuss state health insurance exchanges, which will offer healthcare coverage to individuals and small businesses beginning in 2014. To date, 48 states and the District of Columbia have applied for and received grants to begin conducting research on how to build a better health insurance marketplace, HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius noted in a Thursday blog entry.