HHS’s Data Services Hub Helps find Healthcare Options

If you can’t get past the technical problems affecting health care dot gov, the Health and Human Services Department can still help you find a health care plan. Its Data Services Hub can helps find coverage options and any available financial assistance. HHS says the Hub is NOT a database, so it doesn’t retain any information applicants submit to find health care options. Right now the agency has a November 30th deadline to fix the technical issues with healthcare dot gov. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator, Marilyn Tavenner, says a three-page application process was overwhelmed by the volume of traffic to the site and is causing the delays. Tavenner says a new contractor will oversee the fixes to the enrollment system.