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Largest HIX not threatened by payers
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In California’s health exchange, the two Blues plans have sold more than half of all individual policies, driving home the point that established payers are not posing a problem for fledgling health insurance exchanges created by the Affordable Care Act. WellPoint’s Anthem Blue Cross of California sold 30 percent of individual policies in Covered California’s first open enrollment period, while the nonprofit Blue Shield of California sold 27 percent of them.