How much does an IUD cost, and is it covered? One paid $0, another $730

Filed Under: Costs, Health plans, Patients

Summary: How much does an IUD cost, and isn’t it covered by insurance under the Affordable Care Act? In our PriceCheck crowdsourcing project, we are focusing this month on mammogram prices in California, but the “share” form accepts all kinds of procedures. These three IUD shares caught my attention; one woman paid $0, one paid […]

How much does an IUD cost? $0 or $500 or $2,600? And hey, is it covered?

How much does an IUD cost? $0 or $500 or $2,600? And hey, is it covered?

SUMMARY: How much does an IUD cost? Well, either $0 or $500, or much more, one woman learned, after a 5-1/2 month research project –- much of it wrangling over the money. You knew that your IUD was covered under the Affordable Care Act, right? Well, in theory it is, but sometimes it’s not as […]