Officials Push ‘Hard-To-Reach’ Consumers To Sign Up For Obamacare
Elsewhere, USA Today looks at HHS's release of incorrect numbers on how many enrolled in marketplace plans.
Obamacare Sign-Up Task: Reach The 'Hard To Reach'
Ahead of the next week’s first deadline for Obamacare’s second season, HHS is carefully focusing on getting key demographic groups — Latinos, African Americans and young adults — to take the health insurance plunge. (Pradhan, 12/9)
Obamacare Enrollment Data Comes Under Scrutiny
It took a junior congressional staffer about 20 minutes to discover what the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says it didn't know about its own health exchange enrollment data. Marilyn Tavenner, the administrator for the Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services, told Congress in September that 7.3 million people had enrolled in coverage through Obamacare. (Korte, 12/8)