HUNTINGTON — Some Cabell Huntington Hospital retirees and their families are speaking out after receiving a letter stating their supplemental Medicare insurance benefit will be terminated at the end of March.
“Mom got her letter saying effective March 31, 2021, her coverage is terminated,” said Tom Hardiman, whose mother is a retired nurse in Wayne County. “Nice deal when an 82-year-old retired nurse with a lot of medical conditions gets tossed aside.”
The letter, dated Jan. 28, 2021, states, “Cabell Huntington Hospital will no longer offer a Medicare supplement plan to non-bargaining retirees.”
Supplemental coverage is used to help cover