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Healthcare Enrollment Numbers Released

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Today numbers were released as to how many people signed up for insurance in the new online Marketplace between October 1st and November 2nd.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released state-by-state numbers of people enrolled, and Health officials are saying a total of 2,683 people in Montana have submitted applications through the Federal Exchange, and across the nation over 26,000 people in 36 states have relied on the healthcare.gov web site.

Also this week Blue Cross Blue Shield of Montana on Tuesday announced they will delay a proposal of a 3.5% increase on premiums saying now they hike on the rates will not occur until group covered clients renew their policies next year, instead of on January 1st.

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