Web Producer: Amber Griswold
That's the situation one Evansville man who wants to remain anonymous finds himself in. His employer, American General, chose not to purchase the option offered by Welborn Health Plans. Just this year, the HMO decided to drop gastric bypass surgery from its base plan, in what a company spokesperson calls a direct effort to lower employer health care costs.
She also encourages people to come to her support group for help. It meets every third Wednesday of each month at 6:30 P.M., Deaconess Hospital Health Science Building, Edgar Street Room 104A. Vicki can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.