As part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, group health plans are required to provide you with an easy-to-understand summary about your health plan’s benefits and coverage. The new regulation is designed to help you better understand and evaluate your health care choices.
The new forms include:
- A short, plain language Summary of Benefits and Coverage, or SBC
- A uniform glossary of terms commonly used in health insurance coverage, such as "deductible" and "co-payment"
The SBC for uniformed fire personnel is below:
If you have any questions about your health plan, contact Human Resources Customer Service at 207-8705.