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47 million women will be eligible to receive preventive services

Tuesday, August 7, 2012   (0 Comments)
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As of August 1st , according to HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, "all insurance policies will be required to cover new vital care that women need to stay healthy and they'll have to cover the care without charging women anything out-of-pocket.” It's reported that 47 million women will be eligible to receive preventive services at "no cost, no co- pays, no deductibles.” For a copy of the HHS news release – http://www.hhs.gov/news/press/2012pres/07/20120731a.html, and for a full list of covered preventive services for all adults, and those specific to women and children -- http://www.healthcare.gov/news/factsheets/2010/07/preventive-services-list.html#CoveredPreventiveServicesforWomenIncludingPregnantWomen

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