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ObamaCare: 9 New Patient Benefits

With ObamaCare’s new Healthcare Exchange beginning January 2014, there is so much information out there that it can seem overwhelming. We’ve made a list of new benefits and details of the new Bronze Plan, Silver Plan, Gold Plan, and Platinum Plan.


ObamaCare Patient Bill of Rights

  • With ObamaCare, everyone is guaranteed issuance, because pre-existing conditions do not stop anyone from becoming insured.
  • Can choose any primary doctor from provider’s network.
  • All children under 26 may be eligible to be covered under parent’s health plan.
  • Lifetime and annual limits on most benefits are banned for all new health insurance plans.
  • Insurers can no longer cancel your plan because you made a simple mistake.
  • Insurance companies must now publicly justify any unreasonable rate hikes. 80% of your premium must be spent on medical care.
  • You can now seek emergency care at a hospital outside of your health plan’s network.
  • Preventive Care costs $0
  • You now have the right to ask that your plan reconsider its denial of payment.
  • Conclusion
    Any questions about the new Healthcare Exchange and your state please call 800-930-7956 or contact Medicoverage.

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