Waging the Battle to Win an Insurance Appeal


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Have you ever been denied coverage by your health insurance? It is one of the most frustrating moments especially when you know the care should be covered. This is when the battle with the insurance company begins to get a reversal of the denial. It is an uphill battle because at the onset it seems as if they hold all the cards. My guests Debbie and Lou Pappas fought the battle and won. Their story is about the courage and determination to face all odds and come out on top. Their insurance company, Humana decided the care Lou received was to be considered a pre-existing condition. They were not going to pay the over $150,000 charges. Debbie and Lou lived in fear of having to file medical bankruptcy as the appeals process dragged on for months. This is the story of a battle well fought and the sweet taste of victory when the reversal occurred. Learn what they did to get the job done and what you need to do if you find yourself in a similar situation. This is one show you can't miss.

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