The Act requires health insurers to provide a minimum of inpatient medical care coverage for patients who undergo a mastectomy or lymph node dissection. The Act defines mastectomy and lymph node dissection and other terms used in the language of the Act. The Act further requires insurance carriers to provide notice of this Code section to their insured.
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