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Highmark W.Va. Gets Competition from Kentucky in ACA Marketplace

June 14, 2014

Charleston Gazette – The Affordable Care Act health insurance marketplace in West Virginia will see a new element introduced to it in time for the 2015 open enrollment period — competition. Friday was the deadline for insurance providers to enter the ACA marketplace. Read

Highmark West Virginia, previously the only insurer in the state’s ACA insurance exchange, will be joined by the Kentucky Health Cooperative, which will create its own West Virginia Health Cooperative and has already been licensed by the West Virginia Insurance Commission, according to Tonya Gillespie, regulatory assistant commissioner for the WVIC.