Insurance company policy on cancer dr...

Insurance company policy on cancer drugs draws fire

There are 3 comments on the Bennington Banner story from Jan 4, 2010, titled Insurance company policy on cancer drugs draws fire. In it, Bennington Banner reports that:

Imagine you're undergoing chemotherapy as part of your cancer treatment. But when you arrive at your local oncologist's office, you're told that the practice can no longer directly provide you with some of the medications you need.

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Vermont transplant

Middlebury, VT

#1 Jan 5, 2010
These people running insurance companies are not doctors and do not have any medical background they are usually business majors. This is like letting a accountant work on your car. People are going to die and who will be held responsible?? No one because cancer is not guaranteed to be cured and your death will be passed off due to the disease. It is all about money and you can bet someone is getting a nice big fat kickback. What does Obama's plan say about this???
Old Crafter

South Burlington, VT

#2 Jan 5, 2010
At least you can file a lawsuit to force the insurance company to pay for the medication. You can't sue the Government. So that business major who used to work for the private insurer will now work for the government and make the same decision not to cover the medication. Only this time s/he will have the force of law behind him/her.
#3 Sep 23, 2013
I have ordered 2 times from this website PILLSMEDSHOP. COM . I called yesterday the customer care and asked for a discount as i was about to order twice the regular amount.

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