The Affordable Care Act (ACA) ensures that health plans offered in the individual and small group markets, both inside and outside of the Health Insurance Marketplace, offer a comprehensive package of items and services, known as essential health benefits .
The Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) HIV/AIDS Bureau and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) are hosting a webcast titled “The Intersection of the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program with the Essential Health Benefits in Private Health Insurance and Medicaid” on Wednesday, August 28th at 2:30pm ET.
Speakers from the CMS Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight (CCIIO) will review individual and small group commercial plan coverage of essential health benefits inside and outside of the Health Insurance Marketplace. Speakers from the Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services (CMCS) will review Medicaid coverage of essential health benefits. The HIV/AIDS Bureau will end the presentation with a brief discussion of the intersection of the essential health benefits with the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program. There will also be time for questions and answers.