Cease-And-Desist Orders Filed Against Health Net, Blue Shield and Anthem Blue Cross

The California Department of Mental Health Care (CDMH) filed cease-and-desist orders against Health Net, Blue Shield and Anthem Blue Cross for the “unlawful denial of necessary medical therapies.” CDMH claims that the language in their speech therapy policies violates state law, which mandates access to speech therapy. Children with conditions such as autism, cerebral palsy, expressive language disorders and speech delays were denied coverage under the policies.

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