Oregon: 55K QHPs, 245K Medicaid
Thu, 04/03/2014 - 2:43am
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Van Pelt highlights the more than 300,000 "enrolled in health care coverage since October thanks to Cover Oregon ... and the Oregon Health Authority."
That figure includes:
- 55,000 people enrolled in private plans using the backup manual processing system set up to cope with the exchange's technology issues.
- more than 120,000 people enrolled into Oregon Health Plan after the exchange forwarded their information to the state for processing, a workaround for the exchange's broken Medicaid interface.
- 125,000 people enrolled directly into the Oregon Health Plan using a streamlined system set up to bypass Cover Oregon.