A chief policy maker at national health insurer Blue Cross says that it is precisely because her company "really, truly" cares about what is best for its policyholders' health that it often denies MD-suggested care treatments and tests.
Patients with insurance have an expectation that if there is an emergency, they will receive coverage for an emergency room visit. However, a new policy by one of the nation’s largest insurance companies may not cover these visits.
How important is it for most individuals and families in Oklahoma and nationally to have a reliable and protective long-term disability insurance policy in place to cover protracted health challenges that can arise in life?
Every year tornado season seems to come up faster than the year before. The months where tornadoes are most active are March-June, so whether we are ready for it again or not, tornado season is here once again.
When you purchased an insurance policy for your car, your home or your life, among others, you agreed to make periodic payments in exchange for the peace of mind that if you file a claim after an accident, injury or damage to your property, the insurance company would be there to provide you with financial assistance you need.
Message to Aetna principals: You seriously might want to give some thought about injecting greater rationality and fairness into your insurance claim review process.