03 Mar SB 137 will require insurance companies to provide updated provider directories
Changing the system to make it easier for patients – that’s what the Komen Advocacy Alliance is all about. A new piece of legislation has recently been introduced that we support. It’s called SB 137. Senator Hernandez (Senate District 22/LA County—San Gabriel Valley/D) recently introduced this legislation requiring insurers to update their provider lists weekly with more information available online. SB 137 was written to address the struggles patients have experienced with trying to locate providers in their areas that are covered by their insurance policies. Read More or contact Komen San Diego’s Director of Grants and Public Policy at Lizzie@sdkomen.org.