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Answering questions about Nevada's health exchange

How many people are uninsured in Nevada and how many are projected to get insurance under the exchange?

Nevada has the second highest percentage of uninsured residents in the nation, roughly 605,000 people or 23 percent. State officials estimate 118,000 people will sign up for insurance through the exchange during the first open enrollment period that begins Oct. 1.

How many people in Nevada are currently served by Medicaid and how many more will be served under Medicaid expansion?

There are 313,000 Medicaid recipients in Nevada. That number is expected to grow to 490,000 by the end of the 2015 …

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