EVEREST STM IS A SHORT-TERM MEDICAL INSURANCE PLAN THAT IS NOT INTENDED TO AND DOES NOT QUALIFY AS THE MINIMUM ESSENTIAL COVERAGE REQUIRED BY THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT (ACA). UNLESS THE INSURED AND ANY DEPENDENTS PURCHASE A POLICY THAT PROVIDES MINIMUM ESSENTIAL COVERAGE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE ACA, INSUREDS AND DEPENDENTS MAY BE SUBJECT TO A FEDERAL TAX PENALTY. ALSO, THE TERMINATION OR LOSS OF THIS POLICY DOES NOT ENTITLE INSUREDS OR DEPENDENTS TO A SPECIAL ENROLLMENT PERIOD TO PURCHASE A HEALTH BENEFIT POLICY THAT QUALIFIES AS MINIMUM ESSENTIAL COVERAGE OUTSIDE OF AN OPEN ENROLLMENT PERIOD. EVEREST STM IS NOT CONTINUOUS COVERAGE AND IS NOT RENEWABLE. CHECK YOUR POLICY/CERTIFICATE CAREFULLY TO MAKE SURE YOU ARE AWARE OF ANY EXCLUSIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING COVERAGE OF PREEXISTING CONDITIONS OR HEALTH BENEFITS. SOME SHORT TERM PLANS ARE AVAILABLE AS ASSOCIATION GROUP INSURANCE ONLY TO MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION AND ADDITIONAL MEMBERSHIP FEES MAY BE REQUIRED.
1 FlexTerm Health Insurance Plan is the brand name for products underwritten by Everest Reinsurance Company
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