David O. Barbe
During its annual meeting, AMA took action to protect and sustain ACA marketplaces and enhance affordability in the health insurance exchanges.
Health insurance plans being sold in the individual and small group markets must guarantee important patient protections under the ACA. These protections include pre-existing coverage of vital health benefits, as well as safeguards against annual and lifetime limits and out-of-pocket expenses, according to AMA.
“The AMA knows that insurers are more likely to participate in marketplaces with large and healthy risk pools,”