Today’s bonus episode guest is Davina Fankhauser, co-founder of Fertility Within Reach.
Davina and Heather discuss everything you need to know about communicating with your employer about insurance coverage:
- For those who haven’t listened to your previous episode, tell us about your professional background.
- Again, if you could take us through the journey to build your family.
- Remind listeners why you founded Fertility Within Reach and what the organization does.
COMMUNICATING WITH YOUR EMPLOYER
- What misconceptions might infertility warriors have about communicating with their employer about the infertility coverage, and what are the facts?
- Overall, what dos and don’ts do you have for communicating with your employer about infertility coverage? Please explain.
- Take us through the specific steps you recommend for convincing your employer to add or expand upon its infertility coverage.
- How often do employers actually add or expand upon infertility coverage when approached by an employee? What can the employee expect after opening up so vulnerably? Please explain.
- Is there anything else you’d like to add?
- What words of hope would you offer to infertility warriors about convincing their employer to add or expand upon their infertility coverage?