HSA 3111 Patient Protection and Act 2010

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Unformatted text preview: 7/19/11 Click to edit Master subtitle style Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111-148) Obamacare 7/19/11 Immediately  Medicare Drug Rebates  Medicare patients who face a gap in prescription drug coverage would received a one-year, $250 rebate to help pay for medication.  Immediately effective (expires March 2011) 7/19/11 Immediately  Tanning Salon Tax  A tax of 10% would be imposed on the cost of indoor tanning services  Business Tax Credit. 7/19/11 2010  Temporary Reinsurance Program  $5 billion temporary reinsurance program would be created for employers to provide health care coverage for retirees over the age of 55 who are not eligible for Medicare.  June 2010 (expires Jan. 1, 2014) 7/19/11 2010  Temporary High-Risk Insurance Pool  $5 billion temporary national high-risk insurance pool would be created for employers to provide health care coverage to individuals with pre-existing conditions who have been uninsured for at least 6 months. 7/19/11 2010  Pre-existing Conditions  Insurance companies would be barred from denying coverage to children who have pre-existing medical conditions  September 2010 7/19/11 2010  Adult Dependent Children  Insurance companies would have to provide coverage dependent children up to the age of 26.  September 2010 7/19/11 2010  Insurance Coverage Limits  Insurance plans would be prohibited from imposing lifetime caps on coverage and from denying coverage except in cases of fraud.  September , 2010 7/19/11 2010  Preventive Services  Health insurance plans would be required to cover preventive services such as immunizations for children and cancer screenings for women.  September 2010 7/19/11  Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute  Established to contract with federal agencies or the private sector for comparative effectiveness research....
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