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Does medicaid pay for family planning services?

Does medicaid pay for family planning services?

Medicaid: Medicaid will pay for birth contro pills , iuds, implanon, shots, and when you are ready, sterilization for women. ...Read more

Dr. Carol Major
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Obstetrics And Gynecology (Definition)

Obstetricians deal with pregnancy and helping women to have a healthy baby. Gynecology deals with women's reproduction health, so gynecologists treat reproductive health problems like irregular periods, vaginitis, abnormal pap tests. Gynecologists also help women to maintain or achieve overall health--and so address issues of ...Read more


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Do you accept united healthcare medicaid insurance?

Do you accept united healthcare medicaid insurance?

Don't know: please contact support at healthtap.com , i am jus the doctor answering questions/giving medicine. ...Read more

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Could surgeon refuse choledocho-duodenostomy for medicaid coverage?

Depends: If doctor is medicaid participant can not turn down , but a non participant provider can refuse. You can find through your family doctor if procedure is needed. ...Read more

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Can regular obgyn bill you for infertility treatment?

Can regular obgyn bill you for infertility treatment?

Quite likely 'yes': This is complicated depending on what services he/she provides and what your insurance covers, if anything. But simply 'yes, ' if you accept a service from a doctor you accept responsibility to pay for it. If you have no insurance benefit ('non-covered service') your doctor may bill you. Some insurance services are 'bundled, ' you would do well to talk with your insurance rep about these. ...Read more

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Need to find a doctor on fort sam houston that accepts tricare for spouses to do tubal ligation reversal surgery asap lynnette bigelow 210 6631331

Need to find a doctor on fort sam houston that accepts tricare for spouses to do tubal ligation reversal surgery asap lynnette bigelow 
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Brooke : Brooke army medical center serves fort sam houston. You can contact humana military healthcare services at 1- 800-444-5445 or you can make an appointment (210) 916-9900. However, wilford hall usaf medical center is at lackland air force base which is also in san antonio texas. It is a world class medical center with a large gynecology department. Good luck. ...Read more

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Does my OBGYN need an assistant surgeon for regular (non robotic) laparoscopic myomectomy?

Does my OBGYN need an assistant surgeon for regular (non robotic) laparoscopic myomectomy?

Typically one: When doing laparoscopic surgery an assistant is sometimes needed to act as a "third hand" especially when using multiple ports for instruments in certain procedures. The assistant need not be another physician but may be a member of the surgery staff or in a teaching institution, a resident. ...Read more

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Do medicaid pay for reverse tubal ligation?

Do medicaid pay for reverse tubal ligation?

Doubtful: It is unlikely that Medicaid would pay to have a tubal reversed. A tubal ligation is considered permanent. However you can call your insurance company ...Read more

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What services do family planning clinics provide?

What services do family planning clinics provide?

Often provide: "Contraceptive counseling, Contraceptive implant insertion & removal, IUD insertion & removal ,Oral contraceptives, Injectable Contraceptives, Emergency contraception, sterilization" as well as education & various options for pregnancy. ...Read more

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Why do health insurance plans require a medical exam?

Why do health insurance plans require a medical exam?

Insurers are in the: Business of collecting premiums and paying as few claims as possible. Some ask a few questions, deferring an exam, many want not only historical data, an exam, but urine and blood work. If they do not see what they like, you wll not be offered a policy. ...Read more

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Will planned parenthood perform an amniocentesis? If i don?T have insurance, will planned parenthood offer me an amniocentesis if I am over 35? .

Will planned parenthood perform an amniocentesis? If i don?T have insurance, will planned parenthood offer me an amniocentesis if I am over 35?

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Amnio: In this circumstance you should contact them and ask. There are some new technologies that do cell free dna to check fetal dna for the three major chromosome abnormalities. Here it iscreferred to the "harmony" test. It's another option. ...Read more

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I need to find a reasonable tubal reversal doctor dallas tx?

I need to find a reasonable tubal reversal doctor dallas tx?

Several in DFW: There are several facilities in dfw that offer this service. I happen to be one of the physicians in dfw that offers this service. If interested, you will first need to have an office consultation to review your history, the operative record for the tubal ligation (if available), and go over the options and the details of tubal reversal surgery. Good luck. ...Read more

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Do health insurers often exclude maternity care from insurance plans?

Do health insurers often exclude maternity care from insurance plans?

Not often: This has generally been legislated out of most plans although it was common in the past. Many plans, however, have time limitations so no coverage for many conditions including pregnancy for a period of 4-8 months after signing up to prevent people with no insurance or competing insurance from jumping into a new plan while already having a condition. ...Read more

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Will planned parenthood perform an amniocentesis? If i don’t have insurance, will planned parenthood offer me an amniocentesis if I am over 35? .

Will planned parenthood perform an amniocentesis? If i don’t have insurance, will planned parenthood offer me an amniocentesis if I am over 35?

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Call them: Different planned parenthoods offer different types of health care. If you're wondering what they offer, call their office and see. If you live in california, you may qualify for medi-cal, which is free health care for women who are pregnant. Again, your health care provider will likely offer you this service if you qualify for their care. Make some calls, don't wait. ...Read more

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Medical insurance : how to cover cost of ER visits but don't have medical insurance?

Medical insurance : how to cover cost of ER visits but don't have medical insurance?

Must have insurance: E.R. Care and hospital care is so expensive in the U.S. That only the wealthy can afford it without insurance. Many people go bankrupt or nearly bankrupt if they have a significant illness with a prolonged (>2 weeks) hospital stay, because the hundreds of thousands of dollars is paid by themselves. When the money runs out, patients can get medicaid-type (medical in california) health "insurance". ...Read more

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Hi im wondering do you guys take medical insurance for payments for services?

Hi im wondering do you guys take medical insurance for payments for services?

Not on HealthTap: True insurance is to help cover the costs of things that are unexpected or expensive. HealthTap Basic is free to the entire world. Premium services like HealthTap Prime and Concierge are low in cost, so nobody on HealthTap needs to have insurance coverage for using HealthTap. If a patient gets a prescription through HealthTap, his insurance drug coverage may cover the prescription at the pharmacy. ...Read more

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My mom needs a specialist not on her insurance. Are doctors reluctant to negotiate fees with cash patients?

My mom needs a specialist not on her insurance. Are doctors reluctant to negotiate fees with cash patients?

Doctors will often: negotiate w/cash patients. The main thing is to get your mom seen by the proper doc. Please don't hesitate to search. If the person at the front desk won't help, drop in and have a chat. Some folks in doc offices are much better to deal w/than others. Be kind and patient and hopefully you will succeed. Peace and good health. ...Read more