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Washington Healthplanfinder Nearly Triples Health Coverage Enrollments Since Launch

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OLYMPIA, WAWashington Healthplanfinder says nearly 25,000 residents have enrolled in health coverage since October 1st.

An additional 37,000 residents have completed online applications that are awaiting payment due in December. Washington Healthplanfinder is a new way to find, compare and enroll in health insurance and gain access to free or low-cost health coverage.

The site has seen more than one million total site visits and more than 5.5 million page views.

The number of calls to the Customer Support Center have surged since last week, increasing average waiting times.

Callers who are unable to wait on the line may receive a call back when a representative is available or search for in-person help through www.wahealthplanfinder.org.