Despite challenges and the added pressure of signing up new enrollees, the authors note that states were largely successful in retaining consumers from 2014, but will need to improve their renewal processes in order to meet long-term enrollment goals.
About the Grantee
The nonprofit Urban Institute is dedicated to elevating the debate on social and economic policy. For nearly five decades, Urban scholars have conducted research and offered evidence-based solutions that improve lives and strengthen communities across a rapidly urbanizing world. Their objective research helps expand opportunities for all, reduce hardship among the most vulnerable and strengthen the effectiveness of the public sector. For more information specific to the Urban Institute’s Health Policy Center, its staff and its recent research, visit http://www.urban.org/policy-centers/health-policy-center.
About the Center on Health Insurance Reforms
The Center on Health Insurance Reforms at Georgetown University’s Health Policy Institute is a nonpartisan, expert team of faculty and staff dedicated to conducting research on the complex and developing relationship between state and federal oversight of health insurance markets. For more information visit www.chir.georgetown.edu.