N.C. health insurance exchange

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5:03 pm
Tue July 1, 2014

UnitedHealthCare Will Offer Health Insurance On N.C. Exchange In 2015

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People looking to buy health insurance through the North Carolina exchange may soon have another company to choose from. UnitedHealthCare plans to offer federally-subsidized coverage in the state starting next year.


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10:35 am
Sun September 29, 2013

Insurance markets open Tues. amid confusion

New online health insurance markets will open this week, as federal health care reforms begin to take effect.  Under the law, most people for the first time will be required to buy their own coverage if it's not provided by their employers.  But there’s lots of confusion here in the Carolinas thanks to the reluctance of Republican-controlled lawmakers to play along.

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9:48 am
Wed September 18, 2013

NC Health Insurance Marketplace: Here's What's In Store

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WFAE's Marshall Terry discusses N.C.'s health insurance marketplace with one of the people in charge of marketplaces in the Southeast, Renard Murray.

We'll have a new way to sign up for health insurance in about two weeks. A key part of the Affordable Care Act called the marketplace, or exchange, opens for enrollment on October 1.

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5:22 pm
Thu November 15, 2012

Out Of Time, N.C. Partners With Feds On Insurance Exchange

N.C. Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin is now one of the people in charge of partnering with the federal government to set up the state health insurance exchange.
Credit N.C. Department of Insurance

North Carolina is partnering with the federal government to set up a health insurance exchange. The exchange is a required part of President Obama's health care law, and it's supposed to be an online shop where people can compare and buy health insurance.

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