Board members raised a number of questions on how the special enrollment period beyond the March 31 deadline would be implemented, and whether Nevada's system operated by Xerox could handle the task.
One big issue is how to determine eligibility and from what point in the process would eligibility begin.
The board asked for recommendations from Nevada Insurance Commissioner Scott Kipper and more information from Xerox.
They postponed action until next week.
In 22 Northern California counties, some health insurance customers have only one choice of insurer in Covered California. We go to a rural community north of Quincy to find out what that's like.
Blue Shield of California stopped selling policies to individuals in 250 zip codes in 2014. The coverage area reduction is especially felt in Northern California, where consumers have few choices through Covered California.
Anthem Blue Cross, the largest insurer in Covered California's Northern California region, ended an out-of-state benefit for individual planholders this year. Blue Shield of California plans in the region also restrict care to within state lines.
The open enrollment period for Covered California began less than a month ago. But the pace of applications and enrollments has already exceeded last year.
California offers several services for both documented and undocumented immigrants. But fears about deportation deter many people from taking advantage of the benefits offered to them.