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Is Hiv Treatment Covered By Most Insurance Companies?

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Ask the Experts

Do you think insurances will eventually cover treatment for Lipoatrophy?

I saw on another site that Medcare/Medicaid now covers treatment with facial fillers for lipoatrophy and I wondered if you think other insurance providers will soon follow suit?I would think it would come down to money to them, in that if people do...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...Hello and thanks for posting. I do think that private insurance companies will eventually pay for treatment of HIV facial lipoatrophy. They will not be eager to do so, but coverage by Medicare Read more »

HIV and Insurance

I have a company medical insurance policy. If I seek treatment for HIV from doctors, will this... Read more »

Insurance Questionnaire

My employer is switching health insurance companies, and is asking me to answer a questionnaire. ... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

South African Insurance Company Covers HIV Testing, Treatment for Rape Survivors

...APM's " Marketplace " on Wednesday profiled a private South African insurance company, called First for Women, that sells policies that provide coverage and benefits for rape survivors in South Africa. Under the Read more »
The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

FAQs About Insurance From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...my HIV meds? Are there any U.S. health insurance companies that offer overseas coverage? Can an insurance company cap HIV treatment benefits without capping other illnesses? Can my insurance company refuse to cover the HIV drugs I take? ... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Clinical Trials FAQ

... Are All Clinical Trials Sponsored by the Government? What Is Expanded Access? Are There Other Ways to Receive Free Treatment for HIV? What Is a Clinical Trial? A clinical trial is a type of research study commonly designed to... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Pick a Card, Pick a Plan

...have the software to process this type of reimbursement. This is a problem since more and more patients are required by their company's health care plan to acquire their medications through a mail-order pharmacy, and it's an issue that the Fair... Read more »
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Testing

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...know if I should be concerned if the test is confidential but not anonymous. I have health insurance so I would be covered for HIV treatment. Read more »

Travelling with HIV

Posted by logopolis, 4 Replies
...really ill with PCP and i alos tested positive but currently not on meds. My question is can anyone recommend a travel insurance company to cover an 'existing condition' as they seem to name on policies? Also worry about how they store our... Read more »

Insurance and changing jobs...

Posted by selah073007, 1 Reply
...tired of my current job and feeling a little lost as to what steps i need to take before i start a new job as it pertains to my insurance. i was reading online that there are certain clauses and time frames that one must wait before the new... Read more »

cost of hiv

Posted by hopefulone, 8 Replies
curious...what is the cost of hiv in terms of medical treatment...i am not currently on medicine and am curious what the disease costs some of you guys on an annual basis....thanks Read more »