N.C. House panel OKs bill to treat all cancer meds similarly

04/24/2013 | News & Observer (Raleigh, N.C.), The

A measure that would order insurance firms to cover oral cancer medicines the same way as they treat IV cancer medications was approved by a House committee in North Carolina. Patients should not suffer because insurers' practices are outpaced by new treatments, said state Rep. David Lewis, R-Harnett County.

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