Frequently Asked Questions on Essential Health Benefits Bulletin

On Feb. 17, the Department of Health and Human Services issued guidance on its approach to defining Essential Health Benefits. The document covers selection of benchmark plan options, coverage of service substitutions, non-dollar limits vs. annual dollar limits, and requirements for self-insured, large group market and grandfathered group health plans.
 http://www.uhc.com/live/uhc_com/Assets/Documents/EssentialHealthBenefitsFAQ.pdf

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