Monday, March 22, 2010

Health Care Got Passed, So Let's See The 10 Immediate Benefits You're Going To Receive :-)

  1. Prohibit pre-existing condition exclusions for children in all new plans;
  2. Provide immediate access to insurance for uninsured Americans who are uninsured because of a pre-existing condition through a temporary high-risk pool;
  3. Prohibit dropping people from coverage when they get sick in all individual plans;
  4. Lower seniors prescription drug prices by beginning to close the donut hole;
  5. Offer tax credits to small businesses to purchase coverage;
  6. Eliminate lifetime limits and restrictive annual limits on benefits in all plans;
  7. Require plans to cover an enrollee's dependent children until age 26;
  8. Require new plans to cover preventive services and immunizations without cost-sharing;
  9. Ensure consumers have access to an effective internal and external appeals process to appeal new insurance plan decisions;
  10. Require premium rebates to enrollees from insurers with high administrative expenditures and require public disclosure of the percent of premiums applied to overhead costs.
By enacting these provisions right away, and others over time, we will be able to lower costs for everyone and give all Americans and small businesses more control over their health care choices.
    via Huffington Post

    I after seeing Michael Moore's Sicko, I have wanted universal healthcare every since.. not because I don't have it, I have always had it.. but because I'm a nice person who wants other people to have a chance too,because if I were in the same position I would want to have healthcare. Those of you who don't want others to have it, I feel sorry for you and the karma that awaits you.

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