Islets of Hope state diabetes insurance coverage laws
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Government Accountability Office (GAO) report number GAO-05-210 entitled "Managing Diabetes: Health Plan Coverage of Services and Supplies;" released on March 28, 2005.
South Carolina - State Diabetes Insurance Coverage Laws
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South Carolina has mandated coverage for diabetes care.
S.C. code 38-71-46 enacted 5/27/99. Effective date 1/1/2000
S.494 of 2000 - signed 3/29/2000. Expands law to provide for coverage of FDA approved diabetes medication.
H.4441 - signed 6/14/2000, establishes limited conditions for denials if a health care professional fails to adhere to the minimal standards of care.
Summary of Provisions
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