Monday, October 31, 2011

Blue Cross Medavie: Soulless Bastards of the Day

If you ever needed a reason why the private "for profit" sector should have nothing to do with health decisions, this may be one...

A 26-year-old woman fighting breast cancer was shocked to find she doesn't qualify for long-term disability payments, despite having disability insurance through her employer's group plan.

Best bullshit:

Blue Cross Medavie refused to discuss Evans' case, citing privacy. The industry association also declined a request for an interview, because it said it won't talk about specific cases.

Afraid of the torches and pitchforks are we?

Read more here.

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