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Insurers agree to limit health care cancelations
San Francisco Chronicle

Several health insurers said Wednesday they plan an early start on a slice of health care reform by pledging to limit the circumstances in which they cancel coverage when a customer gets sick.

UnitedHealth Group Inc., Humana Inc. and Blue Shield of California all said they will drop, or rescind, coverage only in cases where a patient has committed fraud or intentional misrepresentation.

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