«

»

‘An Arm and a Leg’: When Insurance Won’t Pay, Abortion Assistance Funds Step In

Can’t see the audio player? Click here to listen. Click here for a transcript of the episode. As Americans choose their insurance plans for next year, some might wonder: How does the recent rise in state abortion restrictions affect insurance plans? There’s no single answer, but for a lot of people, insurance has rarely helped pay for abortions. Most pay cash, and many can’t afford it. That’s where abortion funds come in. These organizations have been providing financial and logistical assistance to people seeking abortion care for decades. The “An Arm and a Leg” podcast spoke with Oriaku Njoku, executive director of the...

Read the full post at Syndicate – Kaiser Health News
Vote This Post DownVote This Post Up (No Ratings Yet)
Explore the Archive