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|WASHINGTON- Congressman Denver Riggleman (VA-05) introduced a bill to ensure continued protections for patients with pre-existing conditions on Friday morning. The Protecting Patients with Preexisting Conditions Act (H.R.4159)will amend the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) to guarantee coverage for ind|
ROSEMONT, Ill., Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- All private group and individual health insurance plans would be required to cover medically necessary services resulting from birth defects under bipartisan federal legislation introduced Tuesday in both the House and Senate. The Ensuring Lasting Smiles Act – advocated and advanced by the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (AAOMS) was introduced by U.S. Sens. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.) and Joni Ernst (R-Iowa) along with U.S. Reps. Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) and Denver Riggleman (R-Va.).