LETTER: Long overdue

It is about time for health insurance companies to be held accountable. For too long they have dictated the care and resources an individual receives regardless of what he/she requires for mere survival.
Commentary
Apr 16, 2010

 

It is about time for health insurance companies to be held accountable. For too long they have dictated the care and resources an individual receives regardless of what he/she requires for mere survival.

What happened to "the customer is always right"? Don't we pay mega amounts of money now for that day when we "God Forbid" do get ill? We find out the money we have been paying conveniently, doesn't cover the paticular care that our illness requires? Why do we pay for this service?

"Insure" means: To contract to pay or be paid an indemnity in the event of harm to, or the loss or death of ...

Passing this legislation is a huge victory!

It's time for the insurance companies to stop lining their pockets.

Martha Johnson

Willard