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Despite Hopes Of Health Law Advocates, ‘Multi-State’ Health Plans Unavailable In Many States
Kaiser Health News

A health law insurance program that was expected to boost consumer choice and competition on the marketplaces has slipped off course and is so far failing to meet expectations.

Since just a few insurers, or sometimes just one, dominate the market for individuals and small businesses in some states, the law sought to increase competition in those areas by calling for “multi-state” health plans that would be offered by some insurers.