News Headlines Article

California health insurance exchange reports nearly 1 million visitors in first week; 16,311 households sign up
The Mercury News

Almost one week after opening the state’s health insurance exchange, officials with Covered California on Tuesday called the response “nothing short of phenomenal.” At a morning news conference in Sacramento, Covered California Executive Director Peter Lee reported that 16,311 households had completed applications for health insurance, while 27,305 others had established accounts and partially completed their applications.