Getting the Coverage You Deserve: What to Do If You Are Charged a Co-Payment, Deductible, or Co-Insurance for a Preventive Service

This toolkit provides information on women’s preventive health services covered under the Affordable Care Act, and tools women can use if they encounter problems with this coverage. Includes templates for appeal letters to insurance companies in case of being wrongfully charged co-pays or deductibles for preventive services, birth control, breastfeeding counseling, BRCA testing, colonoscopy, or well-woman visits.

National Women’s Law Center, 2014

Evidence Rating: III

Cost: Free

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Insurance Coverage

Perinatal Periods:

Postpartum Pre-/Inter-conception Prenatal

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Tools and informational materials for participants

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