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Chairman Murphy, Ranking Member DeGette, and Members of the House Energy and
Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, thank you for the opportunity to be here today on behalf of WellPoint. I am
WellPoint is one of the nation's leading health benefits companies. We believe that our health connects us all. So we focus on being a valued health partner and delivering quality products and services that give members access to the care they need. With nearly 67 million people served by our affiliated companies, including nearly 37 million enrolled in our family of health plans, we can make a real difference to meet the needs of our diverse customers.
We are an independent licensee of the
WellPoint is currently operating in the Federally Facilitated Exchange, which includes
Our most important priority through all of the complexity of ACA implementation is to ensure that our members receive the best possible care. Working closely and collaboratively with the physician community, our innovative programs - from new payment models to telehealth solutions to sophisticated data analytics that arm physicians with better information - are creating value for our members, for physicians, and for the health care system. We are proud of the work we are doing to transform health care.
WellPoint was pleased to provide the Committee last month with enrollment data from
In response to the Committee's request, we submitted the total number of applications received for enrollment in the Federally Facilitated Exchange during the period