Topic: Women’s Rights
Governor Wolf Names 13 New Members to the Pennsylvania Commission for WomenOctober 18, 2017
Governor Wolf announced the appointment of 13 dedicated business, civic, and community leaders to serve on the Pennsylvania Commission for Women.
Governor Wolf Calls on Legislature to Make Birth Control Coverage a MandateOctober 09, 2017
Governor Wolf called on the legislature to pass legislation requiring employers to cover contraceptives at no-cost to consumers as a preventive service.
Governor Wolf Receives Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition Pink Ribbon Award for Requiring Insurers to Cover 3D Screening Mammograms at No Extra CostOctober 06, 2017
Governor Wolf received the PA Breast Cancer Coalition’s highest honor, the Pink Ribbon award, for his work to require that 3D mammograms be covered by insurance under existing state law and must be provided to Pennsylvania women at no cost.
Wolf Administration Reiterates Policy on 3D Mammograms, Urges Support for Affordable Care Act to Maintain Preventive Service Coverage at No Cost to ConsumersOctober 02, 2017
Speaking at the Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition, Wolf Administration Acting Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman reiterated Governor Wolf’s policy first stated two years ago that 3D mammograms are covered by insurance under existing state law and must be provided to Pennsylvania women with no cost-sharing.