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Proposed federal legislation could require expanded insurance coverage for alternative and complementary therapies.Continue Reading Senate considering expanding mandatory insurance coverage for alternative therapies
Medical doctors practicing integrative medicine (incorporating complementary and alternative medical therapies into conventional care) face a number of insurance-related issues.
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In addition to limitations on therapies considered “medically unnecessary” or “experimental,” many insurance policies limit patients’ reimbursement opportunities.
Continue Reading Insurance caps on high-cost health care limit reimbursement
The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America has announced discounts on complementary and alternative medicine treatments including yoga and homeopathy.
Continue Reading Guardian Life Insurance announces CAM program
Getting insurance reimbursement for CAM therapies can be tricky, because many insurers limit third-party reimbursement to “medically necessary” therapies, and also exclude “experimental” treatments.
Continue Reading Insurance reimbursement for complementary and alternative medicine modalities
HIPPA turned 10 on Aug. 21, 2006.
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Insurance reimbursement creates a ” bias to pay doctors more for performing a test or procedure than for using our heads to make a diagnosis or manage a disease.”
Continue Reading Reimbursement Skews Treatment, Doctor Confesses in WSJ
Health Insurance Off the Grid offers a “complete healthcare system for a person or a family that removes many of the hassles of HMOs, denied coverage and Western medicine as the only option.”
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