Problems With Health Care Bill: Protection For Children May Be Incomplete

By Scott Sarvay

June 18, 2010 Updated Mar 24, 2010 at 4:19 PM EST

WASHINGTON (Indiana's NewsCenter) - One day after the President signs the Health Care Reform Bill into law. A problem emerges.

The problem, the law provides a less than complete guarantee that children with health problems will qualify for coverage.

Under the new law, insurance companies would be able to refuse new coverage to children with pre-existing medical conditions.

Administration officials are scrambling to fix the gap.

What are your thoughts CLICK HERE to leave us a "QUESTION OF THE DAY” comment.

Want to be in the know for the next weather event, the next school closing or the next big breaking news story?

TextCaster alerts from 21Alive.com are your defining source for instant information delivered right to your cell phone and email. It's free, easy and instant. Sign-Up Now!

Powered by Summit City Chevrolet

© Copyright 2015, A Granite Broadcasting Station. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

To submit a comment on this article, your email address is required. We respect your privacy and your email will not be visible to others nor will it be added to any email lists.