Key Features of the Affordable Care Act

  • You will soon have access to health coverage, even if you have a pre-existing condition. And premium tax credits and other financial assistance will help you pay for health insurance if you are eligible.
  • Below are some things you should know about the Affordable Care Act. If you want to get more detailed information about the new health care law, read about each of the provisions.
  • The Health Insurance Marketplace offers a new way to shop and enroll in a health plan.
  • Preventive services will have no out-of-pocket costs.
  • Essential health benefits will be included in most health insurance plans.
  • You can keep your adult children on your health insurance plan up to the age of 26.
  • You choose your doctor.
  • Emergency access is guaranteed.
  • Health coverage is easier to understand.
  • You can appeal if coverage is denied.