Sunday, June 6, 2010

Health Care Reform: Impact on Disabled

Insurance Market Reforms
  No Discrimination Based on Pre-Existing Conditions
  Lifetime and Annual Benifits Caps
  Temporary High-Risk Pools
Mandatory Health Plan Coverage Provisions
  Essential Benefits
  Limits On Cost Sharing
Home & Community-Based Services
  Community Living Assistance Services and Supports -CLASS
  Community First Choice Option
  Money Follows the Person
  Home and Community Based Services in Medicaid
Additional Important Changes
  Substantial Expansion of People Eligible for Medicaid
  Medicare Part D Donut Hole Gap in Prescription Drug Coverage
  Medicare Outpatient Therapy Caps
  Accessible Medical Diagnostic Equipment
  Elimination of Medicare First-Month Purchase Option for Power Wheelchairs
  Durable Medical Equipment Excise Tax
  Medicare Durable Medical Equipment Competitive Bidding Program
  Medicare Coverage of Annual Wellness Visit Providing a Personalized Prevention Plan
  Comparative Effectiveness Research
  Training of Future Health Practitioners
  Comprehensive Workplace Wellness Programs
  Coverage of Anti-seizure, Anti-spasm, and Smoking Cessation Medications
  Data Collection and Analysis to Understand and Address Health Disparities


1 comment:

  1. Medicare Annual Wellness Visit is completely about the generalhealthiness of the patient. Medicare Annual Visit online comprehends all the records of physical health of the patient as well as the supervision is delivered to the patient consequently. AWV is providing essentially the virtuous Medicare Wellness Visit online.