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The main contractor in Maryland’s initially flawed health care exchange website has agreed to repay $45 million to avoid legal action over its performance, officials announced Tuesday.
Maryland’s information technology secretary says the state will be testing how well its revamped health exchange website can handle thousands of users over different periods of time.
Maryland official says a computer glitch with Connecticut’s health exchange will be corrected in the version Maryland will be using.
The board that oversees the Maryland health exchange has confirmed the executive director for a one-year term.
Maryland’s health secretary says the state “made a major misjudgment” in buying commercial off-the-shelf software for the state’s troubled health exchange website, instead of building something specifically for the purpose of implementing the federal Affordable Care Act.
The inspector general of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services plans to investigate Maryland’s troubled health care exchange, a congressman said Monday.
Gov. Martin O’Malley plans to testify in support of a minimum wage increase when House and Senate committees take up the bill this week.
The Maryland Senate has given final approval to a bill to help people who could not enroll in a private health plan on Maryland’s health exchange website due to computer problems last year.
Democratic and Republican critics of Maryland’s troubled health exchange urged state officials on Monday to consider other options to signing up state residents for health care plans.
Maryland’s health exchange says more than 11,000 state residents have enrolled in private health plans.