Massachusetts Health Connector

New England News
10:12 pm
Fri December 19, 2014

Mass. Health Connector Increasing Staffing As First Deadline Nears

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Massachusetts is encouraging people who need to reenroll in Affordable Care Act insurance plans to do so by December 23rd while the state steps up call center staffing. Health Connector officials believe the website will hold up following last year’s failure.

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New England News
4:00 am
Mon December 8, 2014

Massachusetts Health Leaders Continue Open Enrollment Push

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Massachusetts health leaders are continuing to alert people to the current health insurance open enrollment period. The state’s online marketplace, known as the Connector, is meeting with area leaders in Greenfield Monday.

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New England News
5:28 pm
Mon November 17, 2014

Massachusetts Touts Success In Re-Launch Of Online Health Exchange

The Massachusetts Health Connector website features a pop-up that alerts customers of high volume at its call centers.
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The 90-day open enrollment period for people to apply for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act kicked off November 15th. Following Massachusetts’ website debacle last year, Governor Deval Patrick is signaling success this time around.

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New England News
6:16 pm
Mon November 10, 2014

Massachusetts Set To Launch Online Health Exchange

Massachusetts Health Connector Ex. Dir. Jean Yang ( second from right) is joined by officials at Caring Health Center in Springfield to promote the upcoming open enrollment for the state's new online health insurance exchange
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Open enrollment at the Massachusetts health insurance exchange begins this week. State officials say there is a new – and functioning – website that people can use if they need to purchase insurance.

The Massachusetts Health Connector will launch the new online health insurance marketplace on Nov. 15th.  Thousands of people across the state who have Health Connector coverage now, or were placed in temporary plans over the last year, will have to use the new website to submit an application if they want to remain insured.

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New England News
6:40 pm
Thu October 16, 2014

Health Insurance Enrollment Campaign Comes To Berkshires

Jean Yang is the executive director of the Massachusetts Health Connector.
Credit Jim Levulis / WAMC

The director of the Massachusetts Health Connector, the state’s online health insurance marketplace, met with Berkshire healthcare agencies Thursday ahead of the upcoming open enrollment period.

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New England News
9:22 am
Fri August 15, 2014

400,000 Mass. Residents Must Reapply For Health Coverage

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Massachusetts is launching a major effort to reach out to almost 400,000 residents who must reapply for health insurance because they were enrolled in temporary plans after the state's health care marketplace website crashed last year.

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New England News
12:14 pm
Fri June 6, 2014

Conn. Showcasing ACA Success; Unveils Health Exchange Mobile App

The Access Health CT mobile application
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Connecticut is unveiling mobile apps that will give access to the state health insurance exchange on smartphones and tablets.

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New England News
12:17 pm
Mon May 12, 2014

New Strategy, New Leadership For Mass. Healthcare Website

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Massachusetts has unveiled a plan to fix problems with its health insurance website that have slowed the state's transition to the federal Affordable Care Act. The plan calls for a "dual-track" approach including purchasing new software while also connecting with the federal healthcare website.

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New England News
2:29 pm
Fri May 9, 2014

New Plan For MA Health Insurance Website To Cost $120 Million

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Massachusetts unveiled a plan to fix problems with its health insurance website that have slowed the state's transition to the federal Affordable Care Act. The plan calls for a "dual-track" approach which includes purchasing new software while also connecting with the federal health care website.

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New England News
5:03 pm
Mon May 5, 2014

Mass. To Pursue 'Dual-Track' Strategy To Fix Health Exchange Website

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On Monday, Massachusetts unveiled a plan to fix problems with its health insurance website that have slowed the state's transition to the federal Affordable Care Act. The plan calls for a "dual-track" approach which includes purchasing new software while also connecting with the federal health care website.

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