The ACA and Iowa

When I buy my individual or small group policy, including through Iowa's health insurance marketplace, will applied behavior analysis (ABA) be covered?

No. Iowa enacted autism insurance reform in 2010, but the coverage applies only to state employee health plans. 

 

 

Where can I learn more about Iowa's health insurance marketplace?

The federal government is managing Iowa's marketplace through healthcare.gov. Learn more here.

 

 

Did Iowa choose to expand its Medicaid program?

Yes. Iowa will expand its Medicaid program in 2014 to cover households with incomes up to 133 percent of the federal poverty level. That works out to about $15,800 a year for individuals or $32,500 for a family of four. Learn more here about your options.

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