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Your Rights to Health Care

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  • Changing Jobs? Know about HIPAA

    HIPAA can give you important health coverage protection if you are changing jobs. Learn how you are protected, especially if you are already being treated for a health condition. Content Detail

    By:
    National Health Law Program - HealthCareCoach.com
  • FAQ Regarding the Loss or Potential Loss of Health Insurance

    Oversees the Hawaii insurance industry; issues licenses, examines the fiscal condition of Hawaii-based companies, reviews rate and policy filings, investigates insurance related complaints. Content Detail

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    Hawaii State Department of Commerce & Consumer Affairs: Division of Insurance
  • HIV & Your Civil Rights

    If you have tested positive for HIV, or if you have AIDS, you have legal rights to protect you from discrimination. Content Detail

    By:
    American Civil Liberties Union
  • HIV & Your Civil Rights

    If you have tested positive for HIV, or if you have AIDS, you have legal rights to protect you from discrimination. Content Detail

    By:
    American Civil Liberties Union
  • Know your rights as a disabled prisoners

    This fact sheet explains the applicability of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 to prisoners. Content Detail

    By:
    American Civil Liberties Union
  • Know your rights to medical care in prison

    Prison officials are obligated under the Eighth Amendment to provide prisoners with adequate medical and mental health care. This fact sheet highlights the case law that protects your medical rights while you are incarcerated. Content Detail

    By:
    American Civil Liberties Union
  • Pregnancy Discrimination in the Workplace

    Under state law, * it is illegal to refuse to hire an applicant because she is pregnant, or to fire or penalize an employee in the terms, conditions, or privileges of her job because she is pregnant. Content Detail

    By:
    Hawaii Civil Rights Commission