Medicare No Longer Excludes Coverage for Sex Change Surgery

untitled 2014-05-31

Summary:

Yesterday, Medicare’s Departmental Appeals Board set aside a thirty-year-old National Coverage Determination excluding Medicare coverage for sex change surgery.  As a result, Medicare beneficiaries may now seek coverage for sex change surgery, though the ruling does not make such coverage … Continue reading

Link:

http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/billofhealth/2014/05/31/medicare-no-longer-excludes-coverage-for-sex-change-surgery/

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health law policy insurance matthew lawrence medicare/medicaid

Authors:

mlawrence

Date tagged:

05/31/2014, 12:00

Date published:

05/31/2014, 09:06