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Group Health Insurance Policy And Hiv

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company changing health insurance plan that denies coverage to HIV people

I am HIV positive self employed realtor and my company provides group insurance (Aetna). I joined this brokerage in November 2008 and was covered under the group plan which covered any pre-existing conditions. I am currently taking Atripla with...
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
Although there would be no ERISA violation here, it appears to be a violation of the ADA. I would discuss with legal counsel. Read more »

Life & Health Insurance

Are their any insurance companies who offer coverage for both life & health for HIV individuals? ... Read more »

Aetna Health Insurance Small Group form

In the enrollment form on Aetna for TX Small Group business there is a section of Healh... Read more »
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FAQs About Insurance From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

... Health Insurance | Life Insurance | Applying for an Insurance Policy | HIPAA and Major Risk Plan | COBRA Health Insurance What Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Basic Facts About HIV and the Law

...HIV/AIDS. Eligible employees are entitled to a total of 12 weeks of job-protected, unpaid leave during any 12-month period. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) addresses some of the barriers to healthcare... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Some Colombian Health Insurance Companies Have Refused to Provide HIV/AIDS Related-Services, IRIN/ PlusNews Reports

...those related to HIV/AIDS treatment, care and prevention, many have refused to do so, and critics of the country's national health insurance system argue there is no incentive for the companies to promote HIV testing, IRIN/ PlusNews reports. ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Organizations, Health Insurance Company Launch Insurance Program for HIV-Positive People in India

... Nongovernmental organizations and a health insurance company on Wednesday launched an insurance program for people living with HIV in the Indian state of Karnataka, The Hindu Read more »
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Life insurance

Posted by alvamay36, 2 Replies
...I might need to start meds soon. My question is coudl I get life insurance even thought i am HIV+? if so, which companies or policies are the best? Read more »

Good Googly Moogly.....

Posted by Jackie__Blue, 3 Replies
...I don't recall ever seeing such a complete application for group health before. Not being honest can, of course, cause your policy to be terminiated if they find honesty is the best policy. Anyway, I'm not concerned about the insurance... Read more »

What are you guys doing about insurance ?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hallo guys ! How are you doing ? I want to ask about insurance . I am currently covered by GHI insurance through my job. Place I am working is not big place .Anyway , I am sick and tired of my bos's stupidity and want to leave this place ( I've been... Read more »

Fresh out of the box...

Posted by renevatio, 2 Replies
...concerns right now are financial and relational... I am self-employed, and have been since age 20 (I am 36 now), and without health insurance. I made more than 30 grand last year, but not enough to afford the apparent $2,000/month bill that... Read more »