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UnitedHealthcare and Ottumwa Family YMCA Host Community Build for New, Inclusive Playground in Wapello County

OTTUMWA-UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Iowa donated $150,000 to the Ottumwa Family YMCA to build a new playground for families in Wapello County. The fully inclusive playground will be accessible for all children, and will include swings, slides, climbing walls and more. 318 more words

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50,000 Families Sue United Healthcare Over Addiction And Mental Health Coverage

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — With the most prolific heroin dealer in Hennepin County history sentenced to prison, a Twin Cities family is now taking on a Minnesota-based health insurance company. 366 more words

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Map: Pharmacies are Detroit's Closest Retail Amenity

In the March 2017 report, “Going the Distance: Big Data on Resident Access to Everyday Goods” the J.P. Morgan Chase Institute identified pharmacies as leading accessibility point for Detroit residents. 104 more words

Detroit

United Healthcare denies gay man medication due to ‘high risk homosexual behavior’ / LGBTQ Nation

Mark S. King · Thursday, August 3, 2017 Jeff Chiu, AP Discrimination against LGBT people is often once-removed, shielded under double-speak and fraudulent intentions. So, it’s refreshing, really, when a company comes right out and says in black and white that gay men aren’t worthy of the same protections as everyone else. 15 more words

Healthcare

Whistleblowers: United Healthcare Hid Complaints About Medicare Advantage

By Fred Schulte >>  fschulte@kff.org, @fredschulte

United Healthcare Services Inc., which runs the nation’s largest private Medicare Advantage insurance plan, concealed hundreds of complaints of enrollment fraud and other misconduct from federal officials as part of a scheme to collect bonus payments it didn’t deserve, a newly unsealed whistleblower lawsuit alleges. 777 more words

Divergent News & Notes

So pissed!

I so hate my health insurance! I just don’t understand them! Why would they approve me to get a port put in, then deny me continued IVIG infusions? 241 more words

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