The Washington Health Benefit Exchange announced last week that 1.5 million Washingtonians accessed health coverage through wahealthplanfinder.org between Oct. 1, 2014 and Sept. 30, 2015. The announcement was part of a new Health Coverage Enrollment Report that includes an updated enrollment total of 152,517 individuals in private health plans as well as executed enrollment for more than 1.4 million Washington Apple Health (Medicaid) eligible enrollees.
The new report provides more detailed information regarding this year’s enrollees, including statistics on health insurance premiums and tax credit averages, enrollments by insurance company, figures related to those receiving one-on-one assistance as well as the metal level of the plan they selected. Click here to for more information and to view the report. (Tim Pfarr)