By David Mittleman

Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Faces Lawsuit

Eating disorders such as anorexia or bulimia are serious mental health problems. Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield seems to think otherwise and is facing a class action lawsuit that accuses the insurer of violating California law which requires coverage of recommended care for PPO policy holders diagnosed with an eating disorder. The lawsuit was filed on August 19 in Los Angeles Superior Court and alleges that the insurer has refused to pay for the recommended treatments for eating disorders for afflicted patients.

California Law Protects Those With Eating Disorders

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