says it's now helping six entities enroll people directly in exchange plan coverage and knows of 13 entities approved to provide direct enrollment services. (Photo: Shutterstock), a health insurance web broker, says its website got off to a strong start on the first day of the individual major medical open enrollment period for 2018., a company that helps agents, insurers and employers get people covered, says it processed twice as many enrollments for the first day of 2018 open enrollment than it processed on the first day of the 2017 open enrollment period.

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