Since the American Academy of Pediatrics does not recommend circumcision and insurance companies view circumcision as a cosmetic procedure should parents have to pay for circumcision.
Circumcision costs about $250. Should insurance companies, Medicaid, and the new national childrens health care prograns pay up? There are people that don't want their money paying for abortions. What about those of us who don't want our money paying for circumcision.
I live in Arizona and according to the information I could fird Medicaid does not pay for circumcision.
Answer by CarolynBarnett at 10:50 AM on Jul. 26, 2009
Yes I think parents should pay for it. I agree that it is not a medical necessity.
Answer by soonmommyof3 at 10:52 AM on Jul. 26, 2009
Answer by preggoinmn at 11:02 AM on Jul. 26, 2009
I agree, no medical reason for it so you should pay out of pocket!
Answer by Navymama at 11:48 AM on Jul. 26, 2009
Answer by snjbjac at 12:02 PM on Jul. 26, 2009
Answer by AmiJanell at 12:18 PM on Jul. 26, 2009
Answer by Pollymom at 12:30 PM on Jul. 26, 2009
Well since WHO (world Health Organization) reccomends the procedure....I think that in light of recent studies showing that circumcision aids in Aids prevention...yes, your insurance SHOULD pay for it as a preventative medicince. Heres a link so you can check it out.
Answer by ethans_momma06 at 12:39 PM on Jul. 26, 2009
Answer by mancosmomma at 12:53 PM on Jul. 26, 2009
Answer by prettymama0607 at 1:09 PM on Jul. 26, 2009
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