Prevention and Wellness

Under the health care law, many insurers are required to cover certain preventive services at no cost to you.

Preventive Care for You and Your Family

You may be eligible for preventive care such as blood pressure and cholesterol tests, mammograms, colonoscopies, screenings for osteoporosis and more. These benefits include coverage for vaccines and new preventive benefits for women.

  • All Adults - See a list of no-cost screenings
  • Women - See benefits for pregnant women
  • Children - See a list of vaccinations for kids

Preventive Care for Children

Many insurers are now required to cover preventive services at no cost to you. This includes new preventive benefits for mothers and vaccinations for kids.

Improvements for Women

The following provides an overview of the coverage and services available to women in 2012 and beginning in 2014.

Services for Seniors

Learn how the health care law affects people age 65 or older.

For More Information

Content last reviewed on April 29, 2014