Audio: Kathleen Sebelius discusses Affordable Care Act enrollment numbers


The Health and Human Services Department Wednesday released a much-anticipated report (.pdf) on American enrollment into health insurance plans through the exchanges created by the Affordable Care Act.

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and other department officials spoke with the press for approximately 40 minutes; scroll down to the media player to listen to the call in full.

According to the report. 1.5 million Americans have completed applications for health insurance through state exchanges or through the federal marketplace. Of those the eligible individuals, 9.8 percent have selected a health insurance plan.

For more:
- download the report (.pdf)

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