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Oops: Oregon Accidentally Enrolls 4000 Illegal Immigrants in Obamacare

Nearly 4,000 applicants for a state programthat provides undocumented immigrants with pregnancy services were instead enrolled in full Oregon Health Plan coverage, contrary tofederal law, thanks to problems with the Cover Oregon health insurance exchange.

 

State officials say they discovered the problem several weeks ago and are correcting it.

 

The pregnancy program goof, however, is just one of many little-known problems that Oregon Health Plan members, providers, care groups and state officials have wrestled with as Oregon’s system for enrolling people undergoes chaotic change. . .

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