The Indiana Family and Social Services Administration is beginning to plan the implementation of HIP 2.0, even though it isn't yet federally approved.
Governor Mike Pence's proposed Healthy Indiana Plan has been met with both support and criticism in Indiana.
The state-run health coverage program is accepting everyone on its waiting list after tightening eligibility requirements.
One of Governor Pence's goals for the 2014 session is to work with the federal government to expand healthcare for low income Hoosiers.
The governor says his administration is still in talks with the federal government over whether Indiana can use the Healthy Indiana Plan to expand Medicaid.
A recent Kaiser Health poll showed only 12 percent of the uninsured knew the exchanges were going online Monday.
Some legislators say they worry Indiana will miss out on the first year of federal funding for healthcare expansion.
House Ways and Means Chair Tim Brown says he will not advance a bill addressing implementation of the Affordable Care Act.
Governor Mike Pence says he is not pursuing healthcare expansion under the Affordable Care Act through the Medicaid program.