A Legislative item of
interest to patients:
H.R. 1801: Cancer
Drug Coverage Parity Act of 2013
To require group and individual health insurance
coverage and group health plans to provide for coverage of
oral anticancer drugs on terms no less favorable than
the coverage provided for anticancer medications
administered by a health care provider (such as by IV).
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