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10 Things To Check When You’re Enrolling in Health Insurance

By Cynthia Measom of GOBankingRates | Slide 5 of 11: Insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act are required to provide these 10 benefits at a minimum, according to Healthcare.gov:  Outpatient care Emergency services Hospitalization Pregnancy, maternity and newborn care Mental health and substance abuse services, including counseling and psychotherapy Prescription drugs Rehabilitative and habilitative services and devices Labwork Preventive and wellness services, including chronic disease management Dental and vision care for children  If you need additional benefits, the best way to determine which plan will best meet your healthcare needs is to visit Healthcare.gov and compare available plans. Read: Best and Worst States for Healthcare Costs

Coverage

Insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act are required to provide these 10 benefits at a minimum, according to Healthcare.gov:

  • Outpatient care
  • Emergency services
  • Hospitalization
  • Pregnancy, maternity and newborn care
  • Mental health and substance abuse services, including counseling and psychotherapy
  • Prescription drugs
  • Rehabilitative and habilitative services and devices
  • Labwork
  • Preventive and wellness services, including chronic disease management
  • Dental and vision care for children

If you need additional benefits, the best way to determine which plan will best meet your healthcare needs is to visit Healthcare.gov and compare available plans.

Read: Best and Worst States for Healthcare Costs

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