The preventive services provision of the Affordable Care Act requires coverage of certain preventive services with no cost sharing. The list of preventive services are based on recommendations by the United States Preventive Services Task Forces, the Health Resources and Services Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and includes the latest services approved for 2018. Here is additional information that you need to know:
As of August 1, 2012, your small business clients automatically have the new women’s preventive services added to their coverage. Adding these services doesn’t affect a plan's grandfathered status.