11/4/2013

Applications for coverage on the Affordable Care Act's exchanges as of a week ago outpaced comparable enrollment in Medicare Part D over the same period during the rollout of each program, according to a study by Avalere Health. Applications on the exchanges reached 700,000 as of Oct. 25 despite significant troubles at HealthCare.gov. "If the Part D enrollment experience is applied to exchanges, fewer than 700,000 people would be expected to enroll in exchange coverage by November 15, 2013," according to Avalere.

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