Tag Archives: Enrollment

ACA insurer ready for 2020, even as enrollment drops by half a million

This year’s open enrollment shows 500,000 fewer people signing up this year than last, as of December 8. During week 6 between December 2-8, 934,269 people selected plans on Healthcare.gov compared to 1,073,921 during the same time last year. In total, 4.1 million people have enrolled for individual insurance under the Affordable Care Act, compared… Read More »

Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ Insurance Enrollment Is Lagging — And There Are Lots Of Reasons Why

With less than a week to go before the deadline in most states, enrollment in health insurance for 2019 under the Affordable Care Act is lagging compared with the pace of previous years. That was expected, given last year’s tax law eliminated the tax penalty for not having coverage starting Jan. 1. But analysts say… Read More »