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New Analysis Shows the Health of Californians Enrolled Is a Key Indicator of the Individual Market's Stability and Success

| Jul 12, 2018 | California

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A new analysis shows that California continues to benefit from attracting a healthy mix of enrollees to its individual insurance market through significant investments made by Covered California in marketing and outreach. These investments have resulted in more-stable rates and enrollment. The health of California’s consumers is...[ Read More ]

Covered California finishes fifth open enrollment strong

| Feb 7, 2018 | California

Covered California announced Wednesday that more than 50,000 new consumers selected a plan during the final three days of open enrollment, bringing its overall total to 423,484 plan selections, which represents a 3 percent increase over last year. “With robust marketing and strong partnerships in communities across California, we attracted...[ Read More ]

Covered California Enrollment Continues at Strong Pace; New Research Suggests ACA News Coverage Is Not Deterring Consumers

| Jan 25, 2017 | California

More than 320,000 consumers have newly enrolled since Nov. 1 — a similar pace to last year. Research conducted in December indicates the Affordable Care Act (ACA) debate at the national level is a concern for consumers, but is not keeping them from enrolling.  Affordability continues to be the main...[ Read More ]

Covered California announces agreement with EyeMed Vision Care

| Apr 26, 2016 | California

EyeMed Vision Care is the second vision carrier chosen to showcase its offerings on SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Covered California now has a second pathway to vision plans under an agreement with EyeMed Vision Care. “We’re excited EyeMed is on board to offer another vision care path for consumers to...[ Read More ]

Covered California releases data on competition in their marketplace

| Feb 17, 2016 | California

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Covered California released new enrollment data on Tuesday, which showed how the state’s healthy mix of enrollees and its aggressive negotiations with health insurance companies led to increased competition in the marketplace and better prices for consumers. More than 439,000 consumers newly signed up for health care...[ Read More ]

Covered California's enrollment surges past 329,000 before deadline

| Jan 28, 2016 | California

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Covered California announced that a surge of consumers interested in affordable, quality health care coverage had signed up through the agency this week. Through Jan. 27, more than 329,000 new enrollees had picked a health coverage plan during the current open-enrollment period. In addition, more than 148,000...[ Read More ]

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