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Health insurers WellPoint, UnitedHealth fill coverage gap for dependents on parental coverage
Los Angeles Times

Some college graduates may have one less thing to worry about after receiving diplomas this spring, thanks to coverage extensions being offered by a couple health insurers.

WellPoint Inc. and UnitedHealth Group Inc. said Monday they plan to allow dependents who receive coverage through a parent’s health insurance to remain covered into September, when a new health care reform provision starts.