Diabetes and the Law: Health Insurance, Employment and Cost – Taking Control of Your Diabetes


Dr. Steven Edelman talks to Kriss Halpern, JD, about stretching health care dollars in a downturned economy. Mr. Halpern answers questions about COBRA, HIPAA, limited insurance plans, state and federal plans, health savings accounts (HSAs) and patient assistance programs. Examining recent court rulings, Mr. Halpern discusses the protections provided people with diabetes by the Americans with Disabilities Act. Series: Taking Control of Your Diabetes (TCOYD) [4/2009] [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 16276]