Health Insurance Portability

— Host Bob Edwards talks with NPR's Joanne Silberner about the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. The legislation was approved by Congress almost a year ago and the major provision goes into effect tomorrow. For many people, the new law means the security of not losing benefits when changing jobs.

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