Published on July 12, 2018
Did you know that all plans offered in the Marketplace cover the same set of
? Essential health benefits are minimum requirements for all Marketplace plans.
5 covered essential health benefits
Every Marketplace health plan must cover:
- Ambulatory patient services (outpatient care, or care you get without being admitted to a hospital)
- Emergency services
- Hospitalization (like surgery and overnight stays)
- Prescription drugs
- Laboratory services
- Plans may offer additional benefits, including vision and dental coverage.
- To find out if a particular service is covered, call your insurance company.