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High Deductible Health Plans

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An high deductible health plan (HDHP)  has a higher annual deductible than typical health plans and a maximum limit on the sum of the annual deductible and out-of-pocket medical expenses that you must pay for covered expenses. Out-of-pocket expenses include copayments and other amounts, but do not includes insurance  premiums (see exception below). It may provide preventive medical care benefits without a deductible or with a deductible less than the minimum annual deductible.

The plan must have a annual deduction and a annual out-of pocket maximum. For family coverage, the terms of the HDHP must deny payments to all family members until the Read more