Tag Archives: Affordable Care Act

Pressure Building to End Trans Exclusions under ObamaCare

By: Andrew Shaughnessy @andrewshag Before the end of 2014, my organization (PROMO, http://www.promoonline.org) urged Missourians to consider supporting a complaint that urged the United States Department of Health and Human Services to end exclusions under Obamacare for transgender folks. The complaint highlighted the individual story of a Missourian who experienced the effects of these exclusions, […]

End Exclusions Under Obamacare

By: Andrew Shaughnessy @AndrewShag For the LGBT community health is a complicated matter. It is further complicated when health insurance companies deny or exclude certain forms of coverage that for some are basic health needs. For LGBT folks seeking gender-affirming health care coverage barriers exist at every turn — until the Affordable Care Act. Or […]