Guarantee Issue Health Insurance Coverage for Children in California

The California Department of Insurance has issued guidance on this one provision of the Health Care Reform legislation.
Insurers in California must now offer coverage to children on every non-grandfathered individual policy that it sells. The Open Enrollment Period goes from Jan. 1st 2011 to March 1st 2011.
Children, including those with pre-existing conditions who have previously been denied coverage, may now be guaranteed issue.
Click link below for full text of regulatory guidance from the California Department of Insurance:

http://www.insurance.ca.gov/0250-insurers/0500-legal-info/0200-regulations/HealthGuidance/Guide22441F.cfm

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http://www.health-insurance.com

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