WERU News Report 10/1/13

Producer/Host: Amy Browne

Maine is one of the states that has opted out of running its own marketplace for the Affordable Care Act, which went into effect today. Mainers who qualify for health insurance through the ACA will need to use the federal marketplace. But there are organizations here in Maine that can help anyone with questions about the process. To get some idea of who qualifies, and what they should do, we talked with Mitchell Stein, Policy Director for Consumers for Affordable Health Care