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State law that requires operators to inform the reason for refusal of medical treatment is constitutional

The Brazilian Federal Supreme Court (STF) in an unanimous vote held during the special session of this Wednesday (7) decided to dismiss the Direct Action for the declaration of Unconstitutionality (ADI) 4512, filed by the National Union of Self-funded Health Insurance Institutions (UNIDAS) against Law 3,855/2010, of the Brazilian state Mato Grosso do Sul, which requires health insurance companies operating in the state to provide the consumer with information on the reason for refusal to pay medical care of any kind, among other documents.

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