November 1st is the first day of open enrollment for people who buy health insurance offered through the Affordable Care Act. People have until December 15 to select a plan from Anthem, Harvard Pilgrim or Ambetter that meets standards of the Obamacare program. Last year, about 50,000 people in New Hampshire participated in the program. Some lawmakers and health advocates worry this number will decline because of confusion about the ACA and an increase in other insurance options. The Trump administration has drastically cut the length of enrollment and funding for advertising and staffing to help people sign up. It has also made it easier for ACA consumers to opt for cheaper "short-term" policies that don't meet ACA guidelines for covering...
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Open Enrollment Opens for Affordable Care Act Insurance