The Affordable Care Act ensures that millions of Americans can access quality, affordable health insurance that provides them with good health care and basic protections. Check out these 15 benefits that come with being covered.

This year's March 31st enrollment deadline has passed, and enrollment for health plans that start in 2015 will open this fall.

No Denials

You can’t be denied coverage, regardless of your health.

Preventive Care

Go ahead, get that checkup or vaccine — thanks to Obamacare, preventive services are no cost to you.

Maternity and Newborn Care

Is your family getting bigger? Obamacare will keep you and your bundle of joy covered.

Pediatric Care

No one wants a sick child. Their care is covered, including vision and dental.



Emergency Care

With Obamacare, any emergency room visits are covered.


Your health care plan must now cover prescription drugs.

Women's Health

You won't be charged more just because you are a woman.

Financial Assistance

You may qualify for financial assistance to help you pay for your plan.

No More Lifetime Caps

Your insurance policy can no longer limit the amount of care they cover over your lifetime.

Mammograms and Contraception

You’ll no longer have to pay out of pocket for a mammogram or contraception.


Obamacare will help cover your rehabilitation if you get injured.

Chronic Conditions

Obamacare covers a range of services to help manage your chronic conditions like asthma and diabetes.

Hospital Care

Need to stay in a hospital? With Obamacare, your plan will cover your stay.

Out-of-Pocket Expenses

The annual amount you pay out-of-pocket for medical and drug expenses is capped.

You're Protected

Your plan can’t be dropped if you get sick.