U.S. Website for Health Exchanges Faced Intermittent Shutdowns for Repairs

U.S. Website for Health Exchanges Faced Intermittent Shutdowns for Repairs

Late Friday night The U.S. Health and Human Services Department announced that the healthcare.gov site — a key to the launch of the new health care insurance exchanges — would be unavailable during “off-peak” hours over the weekend for repairs.

The exact hours the site won’t be available to consumers was not specified. But an HHS spokeswoman told the Associated Press that the site would be unavailable for enrollment functions a few hours each night beginning at 1 a.m. ET. The site will remain open for general information, however.  read more…

2013-10-05T00:17:48+00:00