HHS Releases Marketplace Enrollment Numbers, Including Those for Iowa

Iowa Specific Numbers Reported from HHS Release of Enrollment Numbers

Secretary Sebelius media conference provides insight into state and national activity

 

DES MOINES – This afternoon, Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius conducted a media conference call and provided the first official report of enrollment in the Health Insurance Marketplace for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) from October 1 to November 1. Included in that report were numbers specific to the Iowa marketplace, as processed via the federal ACA website used by 36 states.

The following table was taken as an excerpt from today’s HHS report for Iowa:

 

Total Marketplace Applications, Eligibility Determinations, and Marketplace Plan Selections by Marketplace Type and State

State

Total Number of Completed Applications

Total Individuals Applying for Coverage in Completed Applications

Number of Individuals Determined Eligible to Enroll in a Marketplace Plan

Determined or Assessed Eligible for Medicaid/CHIP by the Marketplace

Pending/Other

Number of Individuals who have Selected a Marketplace Plan

Total Eligible to Enroll in a Marketplace

Plan

Eligible to Enroll in a Marketplace Plan with Financial Assistance

 

Number

Number

Number

Number

Number

Number

Number

Iowa

5,547

10,884

6,104

2,079

4,490

290

136

 

About the Iowa Insurance Division

The Iowa Insurance Division (IID) has general control, supervision and direction over all insurance and securities business transacted in the state, and enforces Iowa’s insurance and securities laws and regulations. The IID investigates consumer complaints and prosecutes companies, agents and brokers engaging in unfair trade practices. Consumers with insurance or securities-related questions or complaints may contact the IID toll free at 877-955-1212 or visit the Division on the web at www.iid.state.ia.us.

 

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