California Couple Wins Insurance Battle for Daughter's Surgery

Independent review panel overturned HMO denial to allow 14-month-old to get heart surgery.
1:03 | 11/04/13

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The parents of a sick little girl wants you to hear their message when an HMO says no you can fight back. Three year old aria -- needed lifesaving heart surgery that their HMO refuse to let them have the operation where they wanted to at a hospital out of their network. That didn't sit well with arias mom. And I said I don't think you realize. Who my hands are how I am and I will fight this till the end and I told her -- -- fierce. After more than a month of red tape and appeals the -- finally got what they want -- an independent review panel overturned. There HMOs deny held that allowed them to have their daughter surgery where they want it was surreal I I actually had to pull off from the side of the freeway. And I was crying because. I was -- tremendous sense of relief that was -- Bratton. So packed them. It made me -- realized that we shipments the -- to expect to schedule arias heart surgery early next week.

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