A Guide To Health Insurance Exchanges

Kaiser Health News staff writer Julie Appleby reports: "It seems like a simple idea: create new marketplaces, called 'exchanges,' where consumers can comparison shop for health insurance, sort of like shopping online for a hotel room or airline ticket. But, like almost everything else connected with the health law, state-based insurance 'exchanges' are embroiled in politics" (Appleby, 1/10). Read the story.

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