As the Dec. 15 deadline approaches to sign up for health care coverage beginning on Jan. 1, 2015, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has released what it calls a “snapshot” of activity on the site. According to the just-released snapshot, 618,548 people enrolled on and in the third open-enrollment week (Nov.  29-Dec.5), bringing the total to 1,383,683.

According to the HHS blog, “These snapshots do not include the consumers who visited, called, shopped or selected a plan through a State-Based Marketplace.”

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