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Old 10-21-2008, 12:11 AM   #1
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My Downs Child Was Denied Health Insurance

My Downs Child Was Denied Health Insurance

 
Old 11-18-2008, 01:41 PM   #2
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Re: My Downs Child Was Denied Health Insurance

Mine too ...... I'm still scrambling to find a company that will take him. He did have an AV Canal repair, but that has been done over 9 years ago .....

 
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Old 11-19-2008, 01:55 PM   #3
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Re: My Downs Child Was Denied Health Insurance

Hi,
Are you talking about heath insurance threw the state or a health insurance threw you or the fathers work?
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Old 12-17-2008, 04:11 PM   #4
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Re: My Downs Child Was Denied Health Insurance

We had problems getting health insurance for our son too. We should have been able to put him as a dependent (along with me and my daughter) on my husband's employer's policy, but they wouldn't even look at him. He even has a medical report to say that he has had no congenital problems and is being treated as any other well baby. In the end, I had to take out a policy with a different company and he is a dependent on me - it's cost us loads more. ( removed )

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Old 12-29-2008, 08:32 PM   #5
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Re: My Downs Child Was Denied Health Insurance

If your company offers group health insurance and is covered by U.S law (not sure since you're in Thailand), your child cannot be denied coverage.

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