Pre­-Existing Conditions

For plan years beginning on or after January 1, 2014, plans may not impose any pre­-existing condition exclusions for any enrollees.

Note: The limit on pre­-existing conditions only applies to certain types of health plans, such as major medical insurance. It does not apply to HIPAA excepted benefits, such as disability, cancer, hospital indemnity, or accident insurance. Click here for more information about the types of benefits that are exempt from the ACA plan design mandates.


Neither American Fidelity Assurance Company nor American Fidelity Administrative Services provides tax or legal advice and, given the complexity of these laws, we always recommend working with your legal counsel on how the laws impact your specific situation. 

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