1.2 million Website visits drive Connect for Health Colorado sign-ups to 129,000 by enrollment deadline

Denver, CO - 6 May 2014

Connect for Health Colorado and CGI (NYSE: GIB, TSX: GIB.A) today announced that 129,000 Coloradans signed up for commercial health insurance through the state’s health insurance marketplace since opening October 1, 2013. Marketplace officials credited their success to effective partnerships and the functionality of the shopping website, built by CGI.
 
“Our strong technology partners enabled Colorado to be a national leader that enrolled citizens into new coverage,” said Patty Fontneau, CEO of Connect for Health Colorado. “In building and launching the shopping website, CGI has been a true partner. They were committed to our mission, delivered on a realistic plan, and their staff went above and beyond to ensure the success of this new service to Colorado.”

After launching in October 2013, Connect for Health enrollments were driven by more than 1.2 million visitors toconnectforhealthco.com, which averaged more than 10,000 visits each day by residents who created more than 268,000 customer accounts. Individuals and families on the website gained access to insurance options that included Medicaid coverage and 150 commercial health insurance plans from ten carriers.  Small employers were able to create small group plans from up to 92 health insurance plans provided by six carriers. The next open enrollment season begins in November 2014.
 
Connect for Health Colorado and CGI continue to work to enhance technology for the benefit of consumers and to minimize costs.

“We are proud of our partnership with Connect for Health Colorado, whose leaders had a clear vision for the website, an unrelenting focus on functionality and a common-sense approach to deployment of the state’s insurance exchange,” said Dave Delgado, Senior Vice President, CGI. “Our work in Colorado stands as a testament to the efforts of hundreds of CGI employees and numerous state and industry partners who ultimately delivered an effective exchange for the people of Colorado.”

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