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Essential Health Benefits

All qualified health plans must include the ten essential health benefits. Be sure to check that the you buy is certified by the state or federal government

All Vermont Health Connect plans cover the ten essential health benefits. These are:

  • Visits to your healthcare provider’s office
  • Hospital stays
  • Emergency room visits
  • Care for mother and child before, during and after birth
  • Care for mental health and substance use disorders
  • Prescription drugs
  • Care for children—including vision and dental care
  • Laboratory tests
  • Rehabilitative and habilitative services and devices
  • Preventive services, including vaccines and check-ups

The 10 essential health benefits of a Qualified Health Plan.