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Does anyone know if Medicaid pays for your tubes to get tied?

Or if they do not if they will pay for an IUC where you they place a thing in your uterus so you don't get pregnant for 5 years? Because I have already 2 kids and if i get prego again I want it to be it but I will only have medicaid.

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Asked by mgreenwood at 10:51 PM on Jun. 26, 2008 in Health

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  • yes. my sister has medicaid and they paid for her tubes get tied.

    Answer by sora347 at 10:56 PM on Jun. 26, 2008

  • I dont know what state you live in but in Ohio they do both.

    Answer by IfLoveWasBorn at 10:57 PM on Jun. 26, 2008

  • Here in TX, yes but only after 23 and the second child...

    Answer by ktbodin04 at 11:04 PM on Jun. 26, 2008

  • yes they do. i just had a baby 6 wks ago & i have medicaid. i chose not to, but it was an option & would've been covered.

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:57 AM on Jun. 27, 2008

  • In Louisiana, yes Medicaid pays for it.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:45 AM on Jun. 27, 2008

  • It's covered in Pennsylvania. You have to be 21 or have two kids.

    Answer by MommyTo2Boyz at 11:01 AM on Jun. 27, 2008

  • thanks for all your answers. I live in georgia so I am sure it is the same. Thanks

    Answer by mgreenwood at 9:54 PM on Jun. 27, 2008

  • hey just wanted to let you know my friend is from Atlanta Ga and they WILL pay within the first month she says. if there is a reason for it to be done later, they might still do it. but she said she had it when the baby was born which was within 6 wks. good luck!

    Answer by 1boy1girl4me at 3:44 AM on Jun. 28, 2008

  • i live in wv and had mine tied on medicaid

    Answer by cherri_bloss at 4:40 AM on Jun. 29, 2008

  • Yes the do everywhere in the US I believe. I had mine done through medicaid in TX.

    Answer by asmith62877 at 9:38 PM on Jun. 29, 2008

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