Baton Rouge, Louisiana
7 Day Forecast
Follow our weather team on social media

Louisiana ACA's enrollment tops 193,000

7 years 10 months 2 weeks ago Thursday, January 14 2016 Jan 14, 2016 January 14, 2016 8:35 AM January 14, 2016 in News
Source: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

BATON ROUGE- The number of Louisiana residents who got coverage through the federal insurance marketplace reached 193,249 as of Jan. 9, roughly 7,000 more than last year's total.
For the first time, HealthCare.gov's figures included numbers for the state's metro areas.
In the New Orleans area, 79,984 consumers either picked plans or were automatically re-enrolled in an Affordable Care Act plan. In the Baton Rouge market, 41,186 consumers and in the Lafayette area, 24,003 consumers.
The totals for the other metro areas included 33,634 for Shreveport; 8,770 in Alexandria; 6,591 consumers in Lake Charles; and 19,782 in the Monroe-El Dorado, Arkansas, market.
Consumers have until Jan. 15 to sign up for coverage starting Feb. 1. Open enrollment ends Jan. 31.

More News

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
7 Days