Colonoscopy Bill Passes, Awaits Governor’s Approval

A bill that would prohibit insurers from charging patients for colonoscopies that end up as surgical procedures passed the legislature. As WNPR’s Jeff Cohen reports, it now awaits the governor’s approval.

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This story is part of a reporting project with WNPR, NPR, and Kaiser Health News. Funding for WNPR’s Health Reporting Initiative comes from the Connecticut Health Foundation, Hospital of Saint Rafael, and Kids Dental Care in Bristol – Specialized Services, Expert Care.

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