After 2-Year Struggle And Insurance Company Denial, 5-Year-Old Girl Finally Gets New Wheelchair Thanks To Anonymous DonorA 5-year-old suburban girl finally got a new wheelchair this week, after a two-year struggle and a CBS 2 investigation into insurance denials. A 5-year-old suburban girl finally got a new wheelchair this week, after a two-year struggle and a CBS 2 investigation into insurance denials.
Woman With Willing Liver Donor Fighting To Have Rare Treatment Covered By InsuranceAfter a devastating diagnosis, a Humboldt Park woman was desperate to find a treatment that would allow her to see her daughters graduate high school. She found it, but her health insurance said no twice.
CBS 2 Uncovers A Lack Of State Oversight Over Insurance Providers When It Comes To Wheelchair Coverage
Insurance Company Does About-Face After CBS 2 Report On Abla Gharib, Woman Denied New Motorized WheelchairFrom Chicago to California, people have reached out asking for updates and offering help since we shared the story of a North Side woman who was denied insurance coverage on her motorized wheelchair.
Woman Who Lost Much Of Her Legs, Hands Is Now Being Refused A New Motorized Wheelchair By Insurance CompanyAbla Gharib said about a year and a half ago, her motorized wheelchair broke down. And she has another challenge now – this time from an insurance company.
Blue Cross Blue Shield Replacing Shuttered Morgan Park Target, Bringing 500 New JobsThe new facility will feature office space for Blue Cross employees and a community health center.
Head Of Champion Center For Autism In Oak Forest Charged With Falsely Billing Blue Cross For $3 MillionAs a result, Latrice Harrell received more than $1.6 million from the insurer between November 2015 and May 2018, prosecutors allege.
Major Depression Diagnoses Up 33 Percent Since 2013, Study FindsBlue Cross Blue Shield Association (BCBSA), who insures over 106 million people, reports that major depression cases skyrocketed from 2013 to 2016.
Medical ID Theft Can Put Health, Finances In DangerWe all worry about keeping our credit cards safe, but we should be just as concerned about protecting our medical insurance information.
Blue Cross Sponsorship Of Divvy Bikes Nets City $12.5MThe Emanuel Administration has finally landed a corporate sponsor for its Divvy bike-sharing program, a major health insurer that makes a fitting match for the popular blue bikes.
2 Investigators: Transition To Affordable Care Act Rough For Some Blue Cross CustomersCBS 2’s Dave Savini talked with a number of Chicagoans who are caught in insurance limbo –- and to Illinois’ biggest insurer, which says it is working hard to fix some problems.
Watch Matt Nathanson Perfrom LIVE On The Blue Cross Blue Shield Performance Stage In ChicagoThere's no excuse to miss the performance -- CBS Chicago will be hosting a live webcast of Nathanson's set.
Fed Up With Website, Family Finds Own Health DealAmericans running out of patience trying to get on the much-maligned government health care marketplace website are finding other ways to shop for health insurance.
Report: Blue Cross Raked In More Than $1 Billion In 2010 ProfitsA report Monday morning says the parent company of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois doubled its profit last year to more than $1 billion.
Lawmakers: Blue Cross Insurance Plan Is Bad For Downstate Ill.The Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services is catching a lot of heat over its tentative decision to award next year’s health insurance contract for state workers to Blue Cross Blue Shield.