Sebelius To Ignagni: Don’t Let Insurance Companies Deny Coverage To Children | Talking Points Memo

Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius sent a letter to AHIP chair Karen Ignagni urging her to encourage insurance companies to stop denying coverage to children with pre-existing conditions.In the letter, Sebelius cites “recent media account” that “indicate that some insurance companies may be seeking to avoid or ignore a provision in the new law that prohibits insurance companies from excluding children with pre-existing conditions from coverage.”

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