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Insurance changes impact SVH, patients
Sonoma Index-Tribune

The decision by two major health insurance companies to drop or alter their Medicare Advantage coverage will hit the bottom line at Sonoma Valley Hospital, with further implications for Valley users.

UnitedHealthcare, which merged with Secure Horizons, notified its clients the first week of October that it had canceled its AARP Medicare Complete coverage package, which provides several hundred Valley seniors with affordable health care in Sonoma.