The Health Evidence Review Commission (HERC) voted today to approve the coverage of medically necessary healthcare for Transgender people in the Oregon Health Plan.
Program Director Nico Quintana joined more than 250 trans advocates and allies in Washington, DC for the National Center for Transgender Equality’s 2014 Transgender Lobby Day and policy conference.
Download this as a PDF: FAQ on Oregon Health Plan coverage for Gender Dysphoria What’s happened today? The Health Evidence Review Commission (HERC) – which is charged with overseeing the prioritized list of services in Oregon’s Medicaid program – The Oregon Health Plan voted to approve the coverage of hormonal and surgical healthcare for Transgender […]
Read the latest from one of our Trans Justice Working Group members, Curtis Espinoza, who wrote up about their experiences as someone who identifies as genderqueer.
Basic Rights Oregon has collected many stories from transgender Oregonians, experts, and doctors to illustrate the impact that unfair exclusions have on our friends, family and community.