News Headlines Article

Patients with pre-existing health conditions buoyed by high court ruling
Los Angeles Times

Several Los Angeles-area patients with preexisting medical conditions expressed relief Thursday as news spread about the Supreme Court decision upholding President Obama’s healthcare plan. The law guarantees coverage for patients with conditions that companies often have used to deny health insurance. Doug Ogden, 50, of Beverly Hills said sleep apnea rendered him uninsurable for years.