2018 MIDTERM ELECTION

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Kentucky: 1,183 QHPs, 735 Medicaid on opening weekend

Hat Tip To: 
Bob Herman

OK, here we go...thanks to Bob Herman for helping me break out the "2,200 enrolled" figure from his article at Modern Healthcare by providing a link to the KY government press release:

The first weekend of kynect’s second annual open enrollment period showed brisk interest, as reflected by statistics current as of 4 p.m. today:

32,235 unique visitors to the kynect website viewing 730,318 pages;
19,839 individuals have conducted preliminary screenings;
5,243 calls have been handled by the kynect contact center;
1,579 new accounts have been created;
4,322 applications have been submitted;
1,367 people have downloaded the new kynect app;
1,183 individuals have newly enrolled or renewed their enrollment in a qualified health plan;
735 individuals have enrolled in Medicaid;
287 individuals have enrolled in dental plans; and

1,197 individuals have visited the new kynect store at Fayette Mall in Lexington; 173 have completed applications for new coverage.