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Insurers Can Bend Out-Of-Network Rules For Patients Who Need Specific Doctors

The Affordable Care Act has so far survived Republican attempts to replace it, but many people still face insurance concerns. Below, I answer three questions from readers. Q: I have a rare disease, an...
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