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Manny Alvarez (Source: CBS4)

Community Continues To Help Student With Rare Cancer

The South Florida community is coming together to help a 23-year old student denied coverage for his cancer treatment.

06/13/2015

Manny Alvarez (Source: CBS4)

Crowdfunding Paves Way For College Student’s Cancer Treatment

A 23-year-old college student, denied coverage for his cancer treatment, will receive his first round of treatment thanks to community support by way of a funding website.

06/09/2015

Last year, Manny Alvarez, 23, was diagnosed with alveolar soft part sarcoma. (Source: CBS4)

Insurance Denies Claim For Patient With Rare Cancer

A college student who is fighting cancer is also fighting his insurance company.

06/08/2015

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Insurers On Federal Exchanges Propose Rate Increases

Those who purchase health insurance through the federal government exchange could see a substantial increase in their premiums next year.

06/02/2015

Florida Legislature (Source: David Sutta/CBS4)

Florida Senate Democrats Push Anti-Discrimination Bills

Democratic lawmakers in the Florida Senate are demanding new anti-discrimination laws meant to protect gays, pregnant women and former felons.

03/05/2015

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Health Insurers Raise 2015 Florida Exchange Rates

In Florida, eight insurance companies will raise the price of health plans and three will be lowering them through the Affordable Care Act exchange.

08/04/2014

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Florida Blue Customers Could See Rate Increase In 2015

Major insurer Florida Blue could raise rates in 2015 for people who enrolled through the federal health-care exchange after seeing a large number of older and sicker enrollees.

07/21/2014

File photo of a doctor wearing a stethoscope. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Florida Blue Names New President

The state’s largest insurer has a new president. Florida Blue announced this week that Dr. René Lerer has been appointed president.

04/06/2014

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Heat Player Hands Out Thanksgiving Meals To S.Fla. Families

Miami Heat Guard Ray Allen gave back to the community Sunday by providing Thanksgiving meals for South Florida families.

CBS Miami–11/24/2013

(Source: AP)

Why Florida Blue “Canceled” Insurance Policies

If you believe the headlines, millions of American’s health insurance policies are being cancelled at the moment—that includes Florida where letters are hitting mailboxes canceling some 300,000 Florida Blue Policies.

10/29/2013

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