Surgery Centers Blast United For Nixing Lap-Band Payments

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Surgery Centers Blast United For Nixing Lap-Band PaymentsAccording to the original March 21 complaint, UnitedHealth has delayed or refused to pay for

Law360, Washington (April 22, 2014, 1:10 PM ET) — Ten surgery centers blasted UnitedHealth Group Inc. for systematically refusing to pay for morbidly obese patients’ lap-band surgeries even after approving the treatments under their employer-provided health care plans, according to a suit moved to California federal court on Monday.

According to the original March 21 complaint, UnitedHealth has delayed or refused to pay for lap-band surgeries, preoperative tests and postoperative treatment from the 10 plaintiff facilities since 2010, despite offering preferred provider organization insurance that give patients the freedom to select their health care providers….

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