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Under pressure to run insurance exchanges, states wary of glitches
Modern Healthcare

New Mexico has decided to stick with HealthCare.gov for 2015. Given the vast technology problems many state-based exchanges experienced during the first open-enrollment period, state officials there and elsewhere remain wary of running their own websites. New Mexico’s exchange board voted 11-1 on Friday to delay enrollments in the state’s website for another year. Dr. Martin Hickey, a member of the board and the CEO of not-for-profit insurer New Mexico Health Connections, said the board wanted more time to test out the state’s technology before moving forward.

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