Blue Cross To Docs: Help Cancel Coverage, Calif. Health Insurer Sends Letters Asking Physicians To Report Pre-Existing Conditions - CBS News:
CBS/AP) Citing an effort to hold down costs, health insurance giant Blue Cross wants doctors in California to report conditions it could use to cancel new patients' medical coverage, it was reported Tuesday.
"Any condition not listed on the application that is discovered to be pre-existing should be reported to Blue Cross immediately," according to the letter obtained by the newspaper.
One of the conditions noted in the letter that could force a new patient to be dropped by Blue Cross - pre-existing pregnancies.
As a matter of fact, I think the gubmint has it all back. People WIHOUT chirrens (read gays) should get tax credits for not contributing to global warming, depletion of resources, etc etc and breeders should be taxed extry, a luxury tax if you will, because having a child is the province of the privileged, isnt it?