Health Care | Transition-Related Care | Massachusetts
You are protected from discrimination in accessing healthcare.
Health insurance plans cannot categorically exclude treatment for gender dysphoria.
The June 12, 2020 HHS ruling regarding Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act does not supersede state laws. MA non-discrimination laws will continue to protect access to public accommodations for trans and gender non-conforming people. The Section 1557 rule will not affect MA state laws. Click here for MassHealth’s gender affirming surgery guidelines.
Expanding Pharmacy Access to PrEP in MassachusettsRead More
This life-saving legislation opens a new avenue to obtaining PrEP quickly and easily for people who have difficulty accessing health care.
MA Senate Passes Bill to Make PrEP Available at Pharmacies Without a PrescriptionRead More
The life-saving legislation opens a new avenue to obtaining PrEP quickly and easily for people who have difficulty accessing health care in Massachusetts.
Gender-neutral “X” Designation on Massachusetts IdentificationRead More
We should all be able to have government documents that accurately reflect who we are.