Gop Health Invoice Would Possibly Bring Again Lifetime Caps On Insurance Coverage : Shots

The Hardys now get their health insurance through the North Carolina exchange — they were able to get it despite Clara’s past health problems.
Worries about how the cost could climb, if the GOP bill becomes law, keeps her dad up at night.
“At the time, the whole family had health insurance through Chrissy’s job as a public school teacher.
“That means the GOP bill, if passed, could effectively gut protection for pre-existing conditions.
“If a benefit were no longer [an] essential health benefit, you would probably not have plans that would offer that type of coverage without an annual or lifetime limit,” he says.

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