Medicaid reimbursement. Removal must be medically indicated in some states.

  • Published 1993 in Contraceptive technology update
Ruth Macklin, an epidemiologist at Albert Einstein Medical College and member of the National Advisory Board in Ethics in Reproduction, finds that any policy that restricts a woman's right to have implants removed is unethical. If a medical reason must be given for implant removal, then dislike of this method should be a medically viable reason that the… (More)