With the public online marketplace largely forced to process paper-based health insurance applications until widespread technical glitches are fixed, the HIX model has been demonized as never before.

But this unfortunate turn of events may not be as disastrous as it seems. In fact, the offline approach can establish a much-needed comfort level as consumers navigate their way through this sea change in U.S. health care delivery.

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