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Under the deal, Anthem would cover about 53 million patients, becoming the country’s largest health insurer by enrollment.
Indianapolis-based health insurance provider Anthem recently offered to buy Cigna for $47.5 billion.
Customers can start signing up for the service on Friday.
The health insurance company says hackers accessed information including names, social security numbers, and employment information.
The class-action lawsuit seeks refunds for the alleged inflated premiums.
The insurance company Wellpoint has changed its name to Anthem, which is the company's most-recognizable brand.
A U.S. Department of Health and Human Services official says uninsured Hoosiers are taking time to research the health exchange options available.
The two companies refused to disclose any details of the agreement, but an Indiana University spokesman says it is unlikely to be the last dispute of its kind.