Essential Benefits Annual Limits Increase to $1.25 Million

The PPACA mandated that the restricted annual limits on the dollar value of essential health benefits

cannot be lower than $1.25 million for a plan or policy year beginning on or after September 23, 2011.51+ Groups with limits currently set at $750,000 will have the annual limit increased to at least $1.25million. There is no impact to groups under 50.As a reminder, the limits will increase to $2 million for a plan or policy year beginning on or afterSeptember 23, 2012.