Oregon opted to run its own implementation of the Affordable Care Act but can't enroll a single consumer in Obamacare, Reuters reports.
The state's failed online exchange site presents a far more dire situation than the federal government's troubled HealthCare.gov; Oregon officials have been instructing consumers to fill out a 19-page, paper application instead.
Nearly 25,000 individuals have completed paper applications but none have officially enrolled for coverage. The state has hired roughly 400 temporary workers to speed up the process.
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