Reform Alert - News from the Blues' Office of National Health Reform

HHS approves Michigan to operate state-partnership Marketplace

March 13, 2013

On March 7, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) conditionally approved four states’ plans, including Michigan, to operate State-Federal Partnership Marketplaces.

The Michigan Senate did not take action this week to approve the state’s $31 million federal grant for the Marketplace.

Where can I find more information?
More information can be found in the HHS Press Release.

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