June 30, 2011 (The Editor’s Desk is updated each business day.)

Maternity care benefits among medical plan participants, 2009

Percent of medical plan participants with maternity care benefits, by type of plan and other characteristics, 2009
Characteristic Fee-for-service plans Health maintenance organizations

With maternity care benefits coverage

66 66

Subject to plan limits

55 32

Subject to separate limits

34 45

Requiring a copayment

27 41

Covered in full

4 16

These data are featured in the TED article, Maternity care benefits among medical plan participants, 2009.




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