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Georgetown student health insurance plans will continue to offer contraceptive coverage.

Facing Student Pressure, Georgetown Continues Contraception Coverage in Insurance Plans

Georgetown University health insurance plans are continuing to cover contraception, despite a religious exemption from coverage requirements, following an advocacy campaign led by members of the student group H*yas for Choice. Two rules issued by the administration of President Donald Trump on Oct. 6 rolled back a mandate of the[Read More…]

by December 3, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Bike Insurance Bill Postponed

A D.C. Council vote on a bill that would make it easier for cyclists and pedestrians to collect damages in road accidents was delayed for a second time Wednesday evening, facing increasing opposition from the insurance industry and several council members. The Bicycle and Motor Vehicle Collision Recovery Amendment Act[Read More…]

by November 14, 2014 0 comments City News, News

Georgetown Adapts to ACA

As implementation of the Affordable Care Act begins, the university will adjust employee health insurance policies and ramp up educational innovations at the School of Nursing and Health Studies. The ACA’s individual mandate goes into effect in January 2014, and employers must provide coverage by January 2015. “Right now Georgetown[Read More…]

by November 1, 2013 0 comments City News, News

GU Delays Insurance Changes

University President John J. DeGioia announced Thursday that Georgetown will take advantage of a one-year delay offered by the Obama administration before adding contraceptive coverage to its student health insurance policy. “After thoughtful and careful consideration, we will continue our current practice for contraceptive coverage in our student health insurance[Read More…]

by April 27, 2012 0 comments Campus News

Health Care a Moral Imperative

Today, the United States faces a social and moral challenge. The system for managing the expenses and complexities of health care has turned against us, or at least the less well-off among us. With prices soaring on health care costs and insurance, the supposed “greatest nation in the world” has[Read More…]

by March 4, 2010 0 comments Opinion