Under the Affordable Care Act, 105 Million Americans No Longer Face Lifetime Limits on Health Benefits


The Affordable Care Act prohibits health plans from putting a lifetime dollar limit on most benefits received by Americans in any health plan renewing on or after September 23, 2010. While some plans already provided coverage with no limits on lifetime benefits, millions of Americans were previously in health plans that did not. This report estimates the number of persons that now benefit from having no limit on the dollar amount of their lifetime health benefits. [6 PDF Pages]

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