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    Annual Deductible Limit: ACA states that the annual deductible limit applies to health plans offered in the small group market. In the final rule, HHS confirms that ACA’s annual deductible limit applies only in the insured small group market. Thus, the annual deductible limit does not apply to self-insured plans or large group market plans.
    So a self insuring company can essentially offer a cut rate plan that has a deductible set so high you will never reach it. They might offer an alternative plan which isn't affordable in lower wage brackets.

    Bad deal. Needs fixing.

    Thump! Bang. Whack-boing. It's dub!

    by dadadata on Wed Mar 26, 2014 at 04:01:03 PM PDT

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