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Kids can’t be denied coverage because of pre‑existing conditions, Sebelius tells AHIP
Modern Healthcare

Seeking to quash any ambiguity over a key provision in the new healthcare reform law, HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius sent a letter to the major trade group for health insurers on Monday saying that children cannot be denied health insurance because of a pre-existing medical condition beginning in September.

Some insurance experts have told the news media that this provision of the law is too vague.