Family Planning Services & Supplies

We cover these types of care to help you if you plan to have a family, want to know how to avoid getting pregnant or want to know how to protect yourself against sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

You may receive these services from:

  • Family planning clinics
  • Doctors

What is a covered service?

  • Family planning, education and counseling
  • Medical visits for birth control
  • Annual cervical cancer screenings
  • Pregnancy tests
  • Lab tests
  • Tests for sexually transmitted infections (STIs)
  • Screening, testing, counseling and referral for treatment for members at risk for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
  • Sterilization (see exceptions below)

We do not cover:

  • Sterilization for members under 21 years of age
  • Sterilization for members who live in places for the mentally incompetent
  • Treatment for members who cannot get pregnant

Hysterectomy and abortion are not considered family planning services.