Family Voices Indiana shares the following announcement from HHS: Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) expects to announce its plans for helping existing Marketplace consumers get auto-enrolled for next year. These plans would give existing consumers a simple way to remain in the same plan next year unless they want to shop for another plan and choose to make changes. “As we plan for open enrollment in year two and continue to build a sustainable long-term system, we are committed to simplifying the experience for consumers by allowing auto-enrollment,” said Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Secretary of HHS. “We are working to streamline the process for consumers wishing to remain in their current plan.” In today’s health insurance market, the vast majority of consumers are generally auto-enrolled in their plan year after year. For example, about 88 percent of employees receiving coverage through the Federal Employee Health Benefits Program don’t choose to ch
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