Preexisting medical conditions are conditions in which symptoms, diagnosis, or treatment occurred 36 months prior to membership.
A preexisting medical condition* is eligible for Sharing if the condition was 36 consecutive months without treatment or symptoms before joining Impact Health Sharing.
Treatment includes the following:
- Care or services
- Diagnostic measures
- Prescribed drugs or medications
- High blood pressure or high cholesterol, which is controlled through medication, will not be considered a preexisting medical condition* for purposes of determining eligibility for future vascular or cardiac events.
*The preexisting medical condition limitations do not apply to members 65 years and older.