Cosmopolitan Magazine published an article titled, Why is it so Difficult to Treat Eating Disorders, authored by Anna Maltby. The article provides an in-depth analysis of the the social and legal attitudes toward eating disorders. It discusses that eating disorders remain shrouded in disinformation, stigma, and secrecy, interfering with properly diagnosing the condition and treating suffers. Attorney, Alicia Paulino-Grisham, was interviewed for the article, providing information regarding the insurance industry’s treatment of eating disorders, the inherent flaws in the insurance claims processes, and the treatment patients receive from insurance carriers and educational institutions when treatment is needed. Ms. Paulino-Grisham is a founding partner of the law Firm, Paulino-Grisham, Smith & Chmielarz, P.A. (“Disability Insurance Law Group“), which handles health insurance claims with a focus on eating disorders and substance abuse. For more information about eating disorders and treatment related issues, please read the full Cosmopolitan Magazine article at http://www.cosmopolitan.com/health-fitness/a7665296/eating-disorder-treatment-failures/.
If you or someone you know needs help getting the insurance coverage they need and deserve for an eating disorder or other illness or injury, Alicia Paulino-Grisham or one of the other attorneys at Disability Insurance Law Group would be happy to discuss your rights. You may contact Disability Insurance Law Group via our website: www.DILawGroup.com or by calling us toll free at (866) 363-3628.