Dad: Insurance Won`t Cover Cochlear Implant for Baby, Calls it `Elective`

KTLA - Los Angeles

A local family has taken to social media in a campaign to get their insurance company to pay for a cochlear implant for 6-month-old Nixon "Wildcard" Hunter.

"The fact that my son can`t hear me, it breaks my heart, that I can`t sing to him to sooth him, it breaks me up inside," Stephanie Hunter said.

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