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HealthCare.gov better, Utah experts say

Jeffrey Daniel, a nurse in Utah, listens to John Belin inhale. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)
Jeffrey Daniel, a nurse in Utah, listens to John Belin inhale. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The performance of the HealthCare.gov federal exchange enrollment site has been improving since October, when only 350 Utah residents were able to use the site to buy insurance, health policy specialists said Thursday.

Matt Slonaker, the executive director of the Utah Health Policy Project, said the widespread technical troubles combined with political opposition to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) caused many to wonder if PPACA was doomed.

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