The Health Insurance Reform Information Center contains links, updates and other
helpful information on health insurance reform and its effect on Alabama. This is
where stakeholders can find current information on meetings and other information
regarding Exchange Planning and Rate Review and Approval efforts.
Health Care Reform FAQs
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to find out more about dependent care coverage, children's pre-existing conditions
Essential Health Benefits
Final CCIIO EHB Benchmark Plan Benefits 2/1/2022
Federal Register EHB Final Rule 2-23-13
EHB Bulletin CMS 12-16-11
BCBSAL 320 Plan summary
BCBSAL 320 Plan policy
Affordable Care Act: Insurance-Related Provisions
Health Reform Provisions
Glossary for Health Care
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Summary of Benefits Glossary Terms
Search ACA Public Rate Filings
Helpful links of interest
Health Insurance Marketplace
A federal information resource center for health marketplace information.
The Center for Consumer Information & Insurance Oversight
An organization charged with helping implement many provisions of the Affordable
Care Act. It oversees the implementation of the provisions related to private health
Kaiser Foundation Health Reform Source
A non-partisan source of facts, information and analysis for policymakers, media,
health care professionals and the public.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
A comprehensive resource for health information.
National Association of Insurance Commissioners
An organization of each state’s insurance commissioner which protects the public’s
interest, promotes competitive markets, facilitates the fair and equitable treatment
of insurance consumers and supports and improves state regulation of insurance.
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Public Law 111-148 (Signed on March 23, 2010)
Health Coverage & Your Federal Taxes
FAQ on Essential Health Benefits Coverage and the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Overview of Current Essential Health Benefits (EHB) Benchmark Plans