Special enrollment period for Medicare available to those who gain and then lose insurance coverage related to spousal employment. Presentation to the Institute of Medicine. Trans March on Washington postponed until September. Delta Air Lines and Verizon Communications, for example, have already begun eliminating those options. In general, those who were married or in long-term relationships had better physical and mental health, more support and more financial resources than those who were single.
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Same-sex marriage ruling puts health benefits in spotlight
Bipartisan group of lawmakers introduce bills to protect transgender servicemembers. National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs. With Friday's ruling, gay and lesbian workers in all states now should be able to add their spouses to their employer-provided health insurance plans. Federal Register 80 Sexual Orientation and Health Among U. Walmart Stores, East, L.
This issue brief provides an overview of what is known about LGBT health status, coverage, and access in the United States, and reviews the implications of the ACA, the Supreme Court rulings on marriage equality, and other recent policy developments for LGBT individuals and their families going forward. Those who were single were more likely to have a disability; to report lower physical, mental, social and environmental quality of life; and to have experienced the death of a partner, especially among men, researchers said. Windsor on Skilled Nursing Facility Benefits for Medicare Advantage Enrollees 18 After Windsorclarifies that same-sex married beneficiaries in Medicare Advantage plans who each need care in a skilled nursing facility can receive care at same facility, as applicable to married beneficiaries more generally. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Fam Medicine 30 4: