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Infographic: Health Reform and Women

October 21st, 2013 by Jackie Lyons

The January 1, 2014 ACA individual mandate deadline is approaching. Many women will reap the benefits of this legislation, according to a new infographic from Geisinger Health Plan.

The law prohibits health insurance companies who sell individual and small group health policies from charging women higher rates than men for coverage, which 92 percent of health plans currently do. This infographic also outlines the benefits the ACA will provide women regarding extended coverage, pre-existing conditions, preventive care, Medicare, maternity coverage and more.

Health Reform and Women

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You may also be interested in this related resource: Accountable Care: Bridging the Health Information Divide, First Edition.