Three Critical Measures Of Marketplaces’ Impact Could Take Several Years To Assess

Kaiser Health News staff writer Jordan Rau reports: "Rev your engines: On Oct. 1 people can start shopping for insurance on the new on-line marketplaces created by the health law. The first weeks and months will be closely watched, but many policy experts say don't speed to judgment on how well they are working. While people can enroll for insurance until the end of March, real assessments of these marketplaces will take months if not years" (Rau, 9/29). Read the story.

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