Kevin Counihan, CEO of Connecticut's health insurance exchange, hopes to be able to market their expertise. Jeff Cohen/NPR hide caption

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Filling out the forms is part of the ritual of going to the doctor. But with the Affordable Care Act, it's more complicated. iStockphoto hide caption

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Oregon's road to health coverage continues to be bumpy; the website for the state's health insurance marketplace still isn't fully open to consumers. ilbusca/iStockphoto hide caption

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Even after marriage, some same-sex couple can't get family health insurance policies. Diana Lundin/iStockphoto hide caption

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Still waiting for job-linked health insurance? Check the size of your company. Vasilyev/iStockphoto hide caption

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One hospital is offering health insurance plans on the California's exchange specifically for the Chinese community. Sarah Varney/NPR hide caption

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Health insurance premiums in Aspen, Colo., are among the highest in the country. Andrew Wilz/AP hide caption

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Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., is one of the sponsors of a Republican proposal to rewrite the Affordable Care Act. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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UPS has told workers that it will no longer offer health coverage for spouses who have their own job-based insurance. Above, a UPS driver makes a delivery in North Andover, Mass. Elise Amendola/AP hide caption

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