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Bye-Bye to Health Insurance ‘Birthday Rule’? Kansas Lawmaker Floats Fix

When Kayla Kjelshus gave birth to her first child, the infant spent seven days in the neonatal intensive care unit, known as the NICU. This stressful medical experience was followed by an equally stressful financial one. Because of an obscure health insurance policy called the “birthday rule,” Kjelshus and her husband, Mikkel, were hit with… Read More »

Pharmacy must pay $9.5 million for prescription fraud – Kansas City Star

Pharmacy must pay $ 9.5 million for prescription fraud By January 30, 2019 02:53 PM A small pharmacy based in Overland Park will pay $ 9.5 million to settle a federal health care fraud lawsuit, and a Lenexa pharmacist will get $ 1.5 million of that for blowing the whistle on her former employer. "Pharmacy|Nutrition"… Read More »