Marian Wright Edelman’s Child Watch® Column: “Insurance CEOs Get Rich While Denying Health Coverage to Children”
June 11, 2009, 1:00am

Katie Hebert, age 4, is a very sick little girl. She gets severe seizure-like attacks that can last 11 hours from an undiagnosed neuro-developmental disorder. She is deaf in one ear, has a feeding disorder and requires daily medication for asthma. In her short life, she has been rushed to the emergency room six times and hospitalized twice. Her health was put at even greater risk when she lost her health coverage