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Mainers begin choosing health care exchange plans

| November 15, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine residents seeking health coverage can begin enrolling in plans on the federally-run exchange. The three-month open enrollment period begins Saturday. Maine consumers will have more options this year with the arrival of Harvard Pilgrim on the exchange. The Massachusetts-based nonprofit is joining Maine Community Health Options and Anthem Blue Cross […]

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Virtual School Gets Enrollment Mandate Extension

| June 3, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine’s first virtual school is getting more time to meet its enrollment requirement. The Maine Charter School Commission on Tuesday approved extending the enrollment deadline for Maine Connection Academy from June 1 to July 15. The school needs to enroll 243 students before it can open next fall. John Larouche, an […]

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44,000 Mainers Signed Up on Health Care Exchange

| May 1, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine has exceeded the federal government’s expectations with more than 44,000 residents enrolling in health insurance plans on the federal exchange. The figures released by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Thursday show that 44,258 Maine residents selected plans on the Affordable Care Act’s exchange between Oct. 1 […]

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Final Health Coverage Enrollment Push

| March 31, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Community health centers and navigators across Maine were flooded with calls and in-person requests for help Monday as last-minute health insurance shoppers sought coverage before the end of federal health care law’s six-month enrollment period. Advocates and assisters saw a surge of demand from those who want to buy health insurance […]

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