Insurance exchange in Washington now offers policy auto-renewal feature

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The state is now giving users of its Health Benefit Exchange marketplace the chance to automatically renew coverage. The Washington Health Benefit Exchange, the state’s insurance exchange is now giving people the opportunity to use its website in order to allow residents of the state to be able to automatically renew their health plans for 2015 without having to take additional steps. The marketplace is now sending out renewal letters to customers, as are many insurers. Starting this week the insurance exchange and individual providers have been sending out letters…

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States get help in establishing health insurance exchanges

Infosys Limited, a global technology services company, will be launching a new platform that is designed to help states establish their own health insurance exchanges. The platform, called Health Benefit Exchange, is one of the few such programs that are tailored specifically to the needs of states making the move toward an exchange program. Infosys claims the system will be a boon for shoppers as it will allow for detailed searches of insurance plans offered in the state. The platform can be used to streamline the complex operations that will…

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