Despite the government shutdown, a big new part of the federal health care law is still going into effect. New marketplaces for health insurance, or “exchanges,” have been open for one week today. Health reporter Eric Whitney has been following developments closely, and came by the KRCC newsroom to talk about what’s happening, and what the new requirement to have health insurance means for people in Colorado.
KRCC's Andrea Chalfin speaks with health reporter Eric Whitney about the Colorado Health Exchange.
Find out more about the Colorado health exchange at Connect for Colorado. You can also call 855-752-6749.