Lindeen: Clear, Consistent Coverage Needed For Cancer Patients

csimt 2012, Insurance, Legislature, Press Release

Commissioner of Securities and Insurance Monica J. Lindeen today presented a landmark definition of routine care for cancer patients that improves patients’ access to cutting-edge clinical trials. Responding to calls from cancer patients who couldn’t get their insurance to cover routine care during clinical trials, the 2011 legislature tasked Lindeen’s office with studying ways to clarify insurance coverage during potentially life-saving treatment.

Lindeen Recommends Flood Insurance Before It’s Too Late

csimt 2012, Insurance, Press Release

After record flooding caused millions of dollars in damage last year, Commissioner of Securities and Insurance Monica J. Lindeen today reminded Montanans to consider buying flood insurance long before the snow starts to melt. Flood insurance policies do not take effect until 30 days after purchase, making early planning a necessity to cover costly flood damage.