The sequel is promised to be better.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services promises a much easier time for those wishing to enroll and re-enroll for health insurance coverage through HealthCare.gov. The second enrollment was planned to open Nov. 15. HealthCare.gov’s coming out party last year had would-be enrollees in Health Insurance Marketplace plans across the country pulling their hair out because of many technical problems.
CMS promises that for returnees, 90% of the application will have already been filled out.
They will also have more to choose from because the number of insurers offering coverage through the site will increase by 25%. The Associated Press notes some other improvements: