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State health plan enrollment open for business

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State health plan enrollment open for business

KGMI News Reporting
By Karen Taylor

OLYMPIA, Wash. – The Washington Health Exchange is now open for enrollment.

State Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler says the new exchange is predominantly for people not otherwise insured through other government programs or their employer.

Play Mike Kreidler on health exchange

He says this day is a long time coming for many people, especially those denied insurance in the past because of preexisting conditions.

To shop for a health plan through the state exchange, visit www.wahealthplanfinder.org.

The first enrollment period is open for six months.