The Importance of the Essential Health Benefits in the Private Market

Executive Summary

In this fact sheet, NHeLP Senior Attorney Michelle Lilienfeld discusses the importance of the Essential Health Benefits, a critical element of the Affordable Care Act, which has closed health coverage gaps by ensuring health plans cover a core set of basic services.

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