News Headlines Article

State seeing enrollment boost as first health insurance deadline nears
Sacramento Bee

The number of Californians getting coverage under the new federal health care law has surged this week, just days before the first key deadline for the program, officials from Covered California said Thursday.

More than 53,500 customers selected health coverage plans in a three-day period this week – about 60 percent more than in the entire month of October, when the exchange opened for business.