For the last several months, Michigan has been preparing to partner with the federal government to create a health exchange. This month, Governor Snyder filed materials with the United States Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) to move forward with the partnership. As part of this process, Michigan reserved its option to create a state-based health exchange. However, it now appears that Michigan will not exercise this option and will continue to move forward with its partnership with HHS under the framework of a federally-facilitated exchange.
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