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State insurance officials to vote on rules for descriptions of health policies
Los Angeles Times

Choosing a health insurance policy should be easier if consumers use the simple chart and other information that state insurance commissioners are expected to approve today.

“It will force the insurance companies to reveal information in a consistent way,” says Bonnie Burns, a policy specialist for California Health Advocates, a consumer health advocacy group. “And it should make it easier for people to understand what they’re getting and not getting.”