Accident and Health Product Filings

Model Language

Model language for all comprehensive individual and small group hospital, surgical, medical health insurance products sold both inside and outside of the NY Health Benefits Exchange.

  • The following is model language for all comprehensive individual and small group hospital, surgical, medical health insurance products sold both inside and outside of the NY Health Benefits Exchange. 
  • Please select Model Language - Specific Coverage for a listing of model language for specific types of insurance sold inside and outside of the New York Health Benefits Exchange.
Subject (in MS Word .doc format) Date Issued

Cover Page

04/15/2019

Individual - Table of Contents

04/15/2019

Group - Table Of Contents

04/15/2019

Definitions

04/15/2019

How This Coverage Works (Introduction, Selecting a Primary Care Provider, Preauthorization, Medically Necessary)

04/15/2019

Access to Care and Transitional Care (Referrals, Specialty Care Provider as PCP)

04/15/2019

Cost-Sharing Expenses and Allowed Amount

04/15/2019

Individual - Who is Covered (Eligibility)

04/15/2019

Group - Who is Covered (Eligibility)

04/15/2019

Primary and Preventive Care (Well-Baby and Well-Child Care, Adult Annual Physical Examinations, Adult Immunizations, Well-Woman Examinations, Mammograms, Family Planning & Reproductive Health Services, Bone Mineral Density Measurements or Testing, Screening for Prostate Cancer)

04/30/2019

Pre-Hospital Emergency Medical Services

04/30/2019

Emergency and Urgent Care

04/15/2019

Outpatient and Professional Services (Acupuncture, Advanced Imaging Services, Allergy Testing and Treatment, Ambulatory Surgery Center, Chemotherapy, Chiropractic Services, Clinical Trials, Dialysis, Habilitation Services, Home Health Care, Infertility Treatment, Infusion Therapy, Interruption of Pregnancy, Laboratory Procedures, Diagnostic testing and Radiology Services, Maternity and Newborn Care, Office Visits, Outpatient Hospital Services, Pre-admission Testing, Prescription Drugs for Use in the Office, Rehabilitation Services, Second Opinions, Surgical Services, Oral Surgery, Reconstructive Breast Surgery, Other Reconstructive and Corrective Surgery, Telemedicine, Transplants)

05/07/2019

Additional Benefits (Autism Spectrum Disorder, Diabetic Equipment, Supplies and Self-Management Education, Durable Medical Equipment and Braces, Hearing Aids, Hospice, Prosthetics, Orthotics)

04/15/2019

Inpatient Services (Hospital Services, Observation Services, Inpatient Medical Services, Inpatient Stay for Maternity Care, Inpatient Stay for Mastectomy Care, Autologous Blood Banking Services, Rehabilitation Services, Skilled Nursing Facility, End of Life Care)

04/15/2019

Mental Health and Substance Use

07/25/2019

Prescription Drugs Coverage

05/07/2019

Wellness

04/15/2019

Pediatric Vision

04/15/2019

Pediatric Dental

04/15/2019

Exclusions

04/15/2019

Claims Determinations

04/15/2019

Grievance

04/15/2019

Utilization Review

04/30/2019

External Appeal

04/30/2019

Coordination of Benefits (Group Only)

04/15/2019

Termination

04/15/2019

Extension of Benefits

04/15/2019

Continuation (Group Only - includes Temporary Suspension Rights for Members of Armed Forces)

04/15/2019

Conversion

04/15/2019

Temporary Suspension Rights for Members of the Armed Forces (Individual Only)

04/15/2019

General Provisions (Incontestability, Legal Actions, Subrogation, Unilateral Modification)

04/15/2019

Schedule of Benefits

05/07/2019

Age 29 Rider

04/15/2019

Out-of-Network Rider

04/17/2019

Family Planning Rider

04/30/2019

Domestic Partner Rider

04/15/2019

Medically Necessary Abortion Rider

04/15/2019