The ACA: Women Get It!

San Francisco Celebrates The 2nd Anniversary Of The Affordable Care Act (ACA)

& Women’s History Month

Guest of Honor: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi

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FRIDAY MARCH 23, 2012 ~ 11 a.m. to Noon ~ Women and fanilies are experiencing these benefits of the ACA:

  • Preventive care without co-pays or deductibles, including mammograms, screenings for breast, cervical cancer or diabetes, pre-natal care, immunizations, and colonoscopies.
  • End of lifetime limits on insurance coverage
  • Cover children with pre-existing conditions: On own insurance plan, or On California’s Pre-existing Condition Insurance Plan 
  • Young adults under age 26 can remain on parents’ health insurance policy
  • Rebate from Medicare for prescription drugs’ “doughnut hole”
  •  Small business tax credit for providing health insurance to employees
  • Coverage beginning in August 2012 for these women’s preventive care services without co-pays or deductibles: contraception, well-woman visits, screening and counseling for: HIV, interpersonal violence, gestational diabetes, human papillomavirus (HPV), sexually-transmitted infections, breastfeeding.

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