|EDC Policy Director & Former Congressman Jim Ramstad|
The EDC was able to ask a question of the Congressmen regarding insurance tactics used to discriminate against those suffering with eating disorders. Here is a link to the video of the question and responses:
(the entire video is interesting and worth watching, but the question re: Eating Disorders is addressed beginning at: 47.58)
The two are launching Parity Field Hearings in many cities throughout the country to draw attention to the continued exclusions and inappropriate insurance denials. The EDC spoke with Kennedy directly and we will be bringing people with eating disorders who have been denied treatment to testify at these hearings.