MNsure Deadline Final Numbers 02 Apr 14

The deadline to sign up for health care coverage through the state’s health insurance exchange is now passed. Officials with MNsure announced Tuesday that a total of 169,251 Minnesotans had successfully enrolled as of the Monday night deadline. On that last day of enrollment, MNsure received a total of 28,165 calls, with an average wait time of 31 minutes per-call. The MNsure contact center received more than 111,000 calls throughout the month of March, or approximately 35% of the total number of people enrolled. The online health insurance marketplace will now be down for maintenance until Thursday morning, and the next open enrollment period begins November 15th.