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HIV and Insurance

I have a company medical insurance policy. If I seek treatment for HIV from doctors, will this show up on my records? In other words, will my boss know that I am getting treatment for HIV? Will my company insurance company report that detail?
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
...that the employer could see this information. However,it is typically disclosed without identifying the employees, i.e., most insurance comapnies and administrators de-identify the information. Read more »

HIV and Insurance Coverage

I am HIV and currently covered under my health insurance plan. I am seriously thinking about... Read more »

HIV/Insurance

At the age of 17 I was diagnosed with HIV. I had no insurance and could not afford it at the age of... Read more »
Articles
Mark Scherzer, Esq.

HIV and Insurance: Some Questions and Answers

...insurance does not cover all of your drug costs, you may be able to obtain free drug coverage through various state ADAP's (AIDS Drug Assistance Programs). Ask your local AIDS service organization or state health department for information.... Read more »
Lambda Legal

U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Hear HIV Insurance Caps Case

...Disabilities Act prohibits insurance companies from imposing disease-specific caps that limit health coverage for policyholders with HIV or other disabilities. Lambda Legal and the AIDS Legal Council of Chicago said the practice, which has no... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Insurance Company Prudential to Offer Life Insurance to HIV-Positive People in United Kingdom

...Control and Prevention . --> Reprinted with permission from kaisernetwork.org . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at www.kaisernetwork.org/dailyreports/hiv . The ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.N. Contractors in Kenya Unable to Secure Health Care Insurance, Including HIV Coverage, for Workers

...supply workers to the United Nations Office at Nairobi , Kenya, have been unable to secure health care insurance, including HIV coverage, for their workers despite U.N. officials' claims that the problem had been resolved, the Boston Globe ... Read more »
Connect With Others

Need insurance coverage for HIV child adopting

Posted by opinco, 1 Reply
...direction and help. I help place children with special needs for adoption. We have a little girl a family wants to adopt, she is HIV positive from birth, now 8 years old. The family uses private insurance as he is a contractor. They must be... Read more »

HIV+ Small Business Owner w/ Insurance Question

Posted by tmd6972, 2 Replies
...I'm just curious if there are any other HIV+ small business owners out there that have dealt with insurance issues. We currently have BCBS and I'm covered for medical and Read more »

Short Term Health Insurance for HIV+ Persons

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi I am Jack, My partner has HIV, just found out recently. He was without health insurance, until he sign up through the www.emporiumshopper.com sight for insurance. Read more »

poor & HIV+, how to deal with insurance?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...which i had no problem with since i didn't have any form of income. Now i wanted to work again since i'm getting over the whole HIV thing, but questions arise. I'm just a high school gaduate with no degree,& no real experience, and the only... Read more »