The Vitals

Planned Parenthood Cheers Issuers For Protecting Birth Control At Notre Dame

November 08, 2017
Women's groups are applauding two student health plans for stepping up to provide cost-free birth control coverage to University of Notre Dame students and employees after the school said it would end the benefits following a Trump administration rule. Aetna Student Health and Meritain Health, an Aetna subsidiary, both agreed on Tuesday to continue coverage, Planned Parenthood Federation of America said in a release. “These companies understand what the university’s administration does not -- birth control is basic health care,”...

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