BONUS 225: Communicating with Insurance Providers

September 20, 2019

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Today’s bonus episode guest is Davina Fankhauser, co-founder of Fertility Within Reach.

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Davina and Heather discuss everything you need to know about navigating your insurance policy and expanding your coverage:

INTRODUCTION

  • I’d like to start by hearing a little bit about you. Tell us about your professional background.
  • I understand you personally experienced infertility. Take us through the journey to build your family.
  • Why did you found Fertility Within Reach, and what does the organization do?

COMMUNICATING WITH INSURANCE PROVIDERS

  • What misconceptions might infertility warriors have about communicating with insurance providers, and what are the facts?
  • Overall, what dos and don’ts do you have for communicating with your insurance company? Please explain.
  • What specific tips do you have for better understanding your infertility insurance coverage? Please explain.
  • When contacting your insurance company to inquire about your infertility coverage, what questions should you ask? Please explain.
  • What specific tips do you have for infertility warriors about the appeals process? Please explain.
  • How often do insurance companies overturn a denied appeal? What can the infertility warrior expect? Please explain.
  • Is there anything else you’d like to add about communicating with insurance providers?

COMMUNICATING WITH THE STATE

  • What misconceptions might infertility warriors have about communicating with their state about internal appeals denied by their insurance company, and what are the facts?
  • Overall, what dos and don’ts do you have for communicating with the state about an internal appeal denied by an insurance company? Please explain.
  • What specific tips do you have for leveraging your denied appeal with state organizations? Please explain.
  • How often do external appeals overturn a denied appeal? What can the infertility warrior expect? Please explain.
  • Is there anything else you’d like to add about communicating with the state?

WRAPPING UP

  • What words of hope would you offer to infertility warriors about navigating the world of insurance?

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