Comments for: Maine bill aims to protect doctor-patient relationships, keep insurance companies from ‘practicing medicine’

Posted Feb. 05, 2014, at 5:41 p.m.

AUGUSTA | A bill before the Legislature’s Insurance and Financial Affairs Committee is designed to protect health insurance consumers by requiring more up-front disclosure on whether a new plan will cover a patient’s current doctor and medical facilities. Co-sponsored by state Sens. Dawn Hill, D-Cape Neddick, and Margaret Craven, …

Guidelines for posting on

The Bangor Daily News encourages comments about stories, but you must follow our terms of service.

  1. Keep it civil and stay on topic
  2. No vulgarity, racial slurs, name-calling or personal attacks.
  3. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked.
The primary rule here is pretty simple: Treat others with the same respect you'd want for yourself. Here are some guidelines (see more):

Similar Articles