Obamacare enrolls 6m; is 7m in reach?
This article was originally published in Scrip
When President Barack Obama on 27 March called from Italy to tell his healthcare helpers – volunteers and the so-called navigators and in-person assisters that help Americans prepare applications for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) insurance exchanges and provide outreach and education about the online marketplaces – that enrollment in health plans under the law had reached six million, he urged them to redouble their efforts over last few days before the deadline and leave no stone unturned.
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