Officials Scramble To Provide Access To Obamacare Sites

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October 03, 2013 AT 1:28 PM
By David Morgan and Lewis Krauskopf WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Access to new online health insurance exchanges remained limited on Thursday for millions of Americans seeking information on Obamacare benefits, creating a backlog of the uninsured seeking coverage. Local health clinics, nonprofit community groups and others have stepped forward to assist would-be beneficiaries in person. They saw an unexpected influx of phone calls and walk-in visits from uninsured people who couldn't access their state's online marketplace due to heavy traffic and technical problems. ...