(Bloomberg) -- President Barack Obama told workers helping toenroll Americans in health care plans offered under thePatient Protection and Affordable CareAct that they must fight efforts to scare off millionsof Americans who still have not purchased insurance.

The president’s conference call Wednesday with enrollmentcounselors and advocates for his signature domestic achievement wasintended to boost enthusiasm for the program amidindications that sign-ups are flat-lining.

The third open-enrollment period for private insurance soldunder the law began on Sunday.

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