The AIDS Institute comments on Cigna mail-order suit

April 29, 2015 -- Following a string of complaints aimed at eradicating discrimination against HIV patients by the nation’s major health insurers, a Fort Lauderdale resident has sued Cigna, claiming that the insurer forces HIV patients to obtain their medications solely through mail-order.  Carl Schmid, our Deputy Executive Director, says patient privacy is at risk in the mail-order system, particularly when medications are sent to homes, apartment complexes or even the workplace.  To read the full article, click here