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Wash. health exchange hotline now in service

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Wash. health exchange hotline now in service

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OLYMPIA, Wash. – A toll-free hotline is now in service for consumers who want information on Washington state’s new health exchange.

Those who don’t have medical insurance and want to purchase it can learn more by calling the hotline, which will be staffed between 7:30 a.m. and 8:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

The hotline, at 1-855-923-4633, will have answers to questions people have about buying health-care coverage through Washington’s health insurance marketplace.

Consumers can begin signing up October 1st for coverage that will begin January 1st.

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