Shocking Truth Domestic Violence And Pre Existing Conditions

Domestic violence is a tragic epidemic and story to tell in and of it’s self .However, to add insult to injury, insurance company’s are abusing victims of domestic violence again with their sick sick profit making policy’s .Policy’s noone can defend .This is another reason why we need a strong public option .So we can stop practices like this sick crap .Below are links with follow up information about this story .There is also a link to a national domestic violence help center .There is also a number below…

1. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2009/09…

2. http://www.ndvh.org/

3. Domestic violence hot line number-1.800.799.SAFE (7233) 1.800.787.3224 (TTY)
Anonymous & Confidential Help 24/7

After testifying at the Domestic Policy Subcommittee, Karen Pollitz from the Georgetown University Health Policy Institute discussed the insurance industry’s denial of coverage to victims of domestic violence.

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One Response

  1. We are so happy to see this being talked about, and would like to add that because the majority domestic abuse victims are women, this is also gender related discrimination. Keep up the good work.

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