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Health tech helps create capacity on eve of Obamacare
San Diego Union-Tribune

On New Year’s Day, nearly 200,000 San Diego County residents will qualify for subsidized health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, and an additional 100,000 will be newly eligible for Medi-Cal coverage. While it is not clear how many of those people will sign up right away, local health systems say they are turning to technology to help increase the capacity of their delivery systems when the wave of newly insured patients arrives.