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Insurers allow more time to pay under health law

WASHINGTON — Consumers anxious over tight insurance deadlines and lingering computer problems during the holidays will get extra time to pay their premiums under President Barack Obama’s health care law, insurers announced Wednesday. The board of the industry’s biggest trade ...

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Insurance option draws just 1,743

Just 1,743 uninsured Marylanders out of an estimated total of 800,000 signed up for private health insurance on the new state-run exchange in the first six weeks of the six-month open enrollment period. according to a report by the entity that operates the exchange.

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Report: 201K in Md. eligible for health insurance tax credit

About 201,000 Maryland residents will be eligible for financial assistance from the federal government to help pay their health insurance premiums next year if they purchase a plan from the state exchange

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Builders of Obama’s health website saw red flags

WASHINGTON — Crammed into conference rooms with pizza for dinner, some programmers building the Obama administration’s showcase health insurance website were growing increasingly stressed. Some worked past 10 p.m., energy drinks in hand. Others rewrote computer code over and over ...

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Md. Health Connection enrollment climbs, but long way to go

Maryland Health Connection is chugging along. As of Friday, there were twice as many households enrolled in one of the exchange's plans as a week ago, bringing the total number of enrollees to 2,393 — according to figures released Friday by Maryland Health Benefit Exchange.

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