Understanding your Health Plan Summary of Benefits
Health and Human Services just released an update to the guidelines that the insurance carriers must provide to their customers. Here is a document sample provided on The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid website:
As outlined by Politico Pulse:
HHS, the Labor Department and the Treasury Department on Wednesday updated the Summary of Benefits and Coverage template and Uniform Glossary - the Obamacare-mandated plain-language forms insurers must provide to customers. Included in their updates: a template for more information about the costs and coverage options for consumers.
Provided on the same site are several resources for consumers, carriers, and agents alike. They even have a helpful PDF outlining a Glossary of Health Coverage and Medical Terms.