Marketplaces (Exchanges)


To provide access for individuals and small employers to purchase qualified health plans


To make health coverage more available and affordable

Related Provision:

Minimum Value of Coverage
Essential Health Benefits
Cost-Sharing Limits
Maximum Deductible Limit

Health Plans Affected by this Provision:

Year Effective: 2014
Medical Plan: For individual or small employer group plans
Dental/Vision Plan: Not applicable
HRA: Not applicable
Health Care FSA: Not applicable

Document Downloads:

Document Title Last Updated
Marketplaces (Exchanges) Flyer  
CMS FAQ, December 2012 12/01/2012
HHS FAQ, January 2013 01/01/2013
Federal Register February 2013 02/01/2013
Federal Register, July 2, 2013 07/01/2013
CMS: Exchange Information, April 2013 04/20/2013
Section 1515 (Marketplace Coverage Cafeteria Plan)