Does a student health plan count as minimum essential coverage?

Individuals with coverage | Issues For Young Adults: Student Health Plans and Coverage on Parent’s Health Plans |

Yes. A student health plan counts as minimum essential coverage. If you lose your student health plan or it ends when you graduate, you will be eligible for a special enrollment period and can return to your state’s Marketplace to shop for a new plan. (45 C.F.R. § 156.602).

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