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Health exchange mulling scenarios for how to move beyond troubled site
Health exchange mulling scenarios for how to move beyond troubled site

After the state severed ties with the contractor that built its problem-plagued health insurance exchange, officials face the looming question of what to do with it — continue throwing money toward fixing it or replace it. Every option is potentially fraught with more technical headaches and expense. Exchange officials are mulling five possible scenarios in the wake of the disastrous launch of the exchange, where technical difficulties have thwarted thousands of people from signing up for health insurance. Maryland could graft onto another state's exchange or form a consortium with other states, though some have had their own problems and such a partnership could be...

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