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La. insurers agree to accept 3rd-party health care payments for HIV patients

Tuesday, March 11, 2014
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BATON ROUGE, La. -- The three major companies in Louisiana offering coverage through the federal insurance exchange have agreed to continue to accept premium payments through Nov. 15 from a program that helps HIV/AIDS patients cover their health care costs.

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Complaint alleges BlueCross BlueShield policy targets people with HIV

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
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NEW ORLEANS -- Lambda Legal has filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Civil Rights against BlueCross BlueShield of Louisiana (BCBS) after the state's largest insurer stopped accepting federal Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program (RWHAP) subsidies for low-income Louisianans living with HIV.

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Obama reauthorizes ‘Ryan White Act,’ announces end of HIV travel ban (Video)

Saturday, October 31, 2009
President Obama on Friday called an end to the 22-year ban on travel to the United States by people tested positive for HIV, fulfilling a promise he made to gay advocates and acting to eliminate a restriction he said was “rooted in fear rather than...

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