Apr 24, 2015
Regence BlueShield of Idaho announced additional new preventative care benefits are now included on all ACA compliant group insurance policies. Regardless of the renewal date of a Regence group insurance policy the expanded preventative care benefits are included beginning May 1, 2015. These new benefits are in addition to the long list of preventative care benefits mandated by the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
New Preventive Care Benefits - Here is a brief list of the added benefits based on recent recommendations from the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF):
Regence BlueShield of Idaho has updated their preventive care brochure and the covered preventive medications list show benefits and drugs covered as preventive starting May 1, 2015, regardless of renewal date. Regence members may be required to meet certain criteria to be eligible for these benefits.
Source: Regence BlueShield of Idaho