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Health Insurance & Affordable Care Act

Managing the Cost of a Chronic Condition: FAQ

How else does health reform help me if I have a chronic condition?

The Affordable Care Act has other ways to help you save money and get care.

  • You will have new appeal rights if a plan denies certain types of coverage.
  • You insurance cannot be denied or dropped because you are sick or because of a pre-existing condition.
  • You cannot be charged a higher premium if you are sick or have a chronic condition.


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