7.1mn People Covered Under US Affordable Care Act, Says Government


News: The US federal government announced that the number of consumers signing up for health insurance under the federal Affordable Care Act increased to 7.1mn participants by end of first enrolment period on March 31 2014. The US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services also recorded around 3mn visits to HealthCare.gov and more than 1mn calls to the call centre on March 31. The US citizens who missed to sign up for coverage on the March 31 deadline can enrol when the next open enrolment period opens in November 2015.

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Sector: Insurance
Geography: United States