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May 21, 2014

The next Health Insurance Marketplace Open Enrollment period begins on November 15, 2014. Did you know the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare) includes free preventive services? All Marketplace plans and many other plans must cover the following list of preventive services without charging you a copayment or coinsurance. This is true even if you haven’t met your yearly deductible. This applies only when these services are delivered by a network provider. 

1.    Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm one-time screening for men of specified ages who have ever smoked
2.    Alcohol Misuse screening and counseling
3.    Aspirin use to prevent cardiovascular disease for men and women of certain ages
4.    Blood Pressure screening for all adults
5.    Cholesterol screening for adults of certain ages or at higher risk
6.    Colorectal Cancer screening for adults over 50
7.    Depression screening for adults
8.    Diabetes (Type 2) screening for adults with high blood pressure
9.    Diet counseling for adults at higher risk for chronic disease
10.    HIV screening for everyone ages 15 to 65, and other ages at increased risk
11.    Immunization vaccines for adults - doses, recommended ages, and recommended populations vary:

•    Hepatitis A
•    Hepatitis B
•    Herpes Zoster
•    Human Papillomavirus
•    Influenza (Flu Shot)
•    Measles, Mumps, Rubella
•    Meningococcal
•    Pneumococcal
•    Tetanus, Diphtheria, Pertussis
•    Varicella
12.    Obesity screening and counseling for all adults
13.    Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) prevention counseling for adults at higher risk
14.    Syphilis screening for all adults at higher risk
15.    Tobacco Use screening for all adults and cessation interventions for tobacco users
 

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