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Health Insurance With Hiv Legalities

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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 »

HIV AND HEALTH INSURANCE !!

Dear Sir/Madam,Hope you find this mail in your good health!!!!!!! I am a hiv patient. I have been... Read more »

HIV positive and about to have no health insurance?

I found out I was HIV positive and had medical health insurance with my job. I was recently laid... Read more »
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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 »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Health Insurance Companies Should Reimburse Emergency Departments That Provide HIV Tests, Opinion Piece Says

... Health insurance companies should reimburse emergency departments that provide HIV tests so that the tests become a routine part of medical care Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

The Black AIDS Institute Applauds Congress' Passage of Historic Health Care Reform Bill

...are critically important for people living with HIV/AIDS or any other chronic disease: Requires that all Americans obtain health insurance. This "individual mandate" is an approach which has already been implemented in Massachusetts since... Read more »
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Short Term Health Insurance for HIV+ Persons

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi I am Jack, My partner has HIV, just found out recently. He was without health insurance, until he sign up through the www.emporiumshopper.com sight for insurance. They work well with guys such as Ron and I. I wanted Read more »

Best states for private/public health insurance

Posted by johnpaul10028
...58.000 USD per year on SSDI + disability income i got through work. I am looking for when my COBRA runs out -- I want good health insurance that will pay not just for hiv meds and docs, but also for a psychologist, chiropractor, and heart,... Read more »

can i be denied health insurance?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...i am in the process of applying for health insurance. i have not had any health insurance for the past year or so. i was just lazy and didn't think i needed it. one month ago Read more »

health insurance

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...can anyone help me with finding a health insurance group which is hiv friendly. i,m in the chicago aera. thank you. Read more »