Queens man denied help by insurance company: liver transplant medication needed

A Queens man who had two liver transplants more than two decades ago requires livesaving brand name medication. His insurance company would not cover the medication. The patient received help from PIX 11’s consumer team and Dr. Lewis Teperman, the man’s physician, who is director of solid transplantation at Northwell Health. The matter was resolved and the patient had no interruption with his current medication.

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