That does not seem to be true

by Steven Haninger - 3/13/12 6:36 AM

In Reply to: One important thing to keep in mind.... by Josh K

Link to student healthcare plan.

http://studentaffairs.georgetown.edu/insurance/premierplanbooklet.pdf

From "exclusions" section

19. Prescription Drugs, services or supplies as follows, except as specifically provided in the policy:
a) Therapeutic devices or appliances, including: hypodermic needles, syringes, support
garments and other non-medical substances, regardless of intended use; (except as
specifically provided under the Benefits for Diabetes;
b) Birth control and/or contraceptives, oral or other, whether medication or device; except as
specifically provided in the policy;
c) Immunization agents, biological sera, blood or blood products administered on an outpatient
basis;
d) Drugs labeled, "Caution - limited by federal law to investigational use" or experimental drugs;
e) Products used for unapproved cosmetic purposes;
f) Drugs used to treat or cure baldness; anabolic steroids used for body building;
g) Anorectics - drugs used for the purpose of weight control;
h) Fertility agents or sexual enhancement drugs, such as Parlodel, Pergonal, Clomid, Profasi,
Metrodin, Serophene, or Viagra;


No Viagra either

and for faculty and staff (go to UCH summary plan description PDF) to find under exclusions as well.

http://benefits.georgetown.edu/resources/spds/13821.html

21. Contraceptive devices or contraceptive prescription drugs, unless
prescribed for medical reasons other than birth control.


Otherwise, a very comprehensive plan even to include pet insurance for. I don't know if pet insurance includes spay or neutering surgeries.