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Insurers to halt cancellations, AHIP says
Modern Healthcare

The nation’s largest health insurance lobbying group said its members would adhere to a new law banning rescissions ahead of a September deadline, a broad gesture from a sector that has had a sometimes-contentious relationship with Democrats who wrote the reform package. “We have been actively reviewing and discussing the rescissions provisions since the law was enacted and are pleased to be able to implement this reform ahead of schedule as well,” said Karen Ignagni, president and CEO of America’s Health Insurance Plans, in a letter sent to congressional leaders.