Capsules: Washington State Panel OKs 7 Insurers For Exchange

Now on Kaiser Health News' blog, the Seattle Times' Amy Snow Landa, working in partnership with KHN, reports: "In the end, it was a calm affair. The Washington Health Benefit Exchange Board met in a special session Wednesday afternoon to vote on the certification of health plans for the state’s new online health insurance marketplace in 2014" (Land, 9/5). Check out what else is on the blog.

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