Does The UFC's Medical Insurance Cover TRT?

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  1. CorpseApathy

    CorpseApathy Green Belt

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    I went looking for the answer myself, but couldn't find any conclusive information on whether or not the UFC's medical plan covers TRT.

    I did find an article stating that the UFC's plan had been expanded to cover pre-existing conditions, the implication being that TRT could potentially be under said coverage.

    Anyone have any information on this?
     
  2. irish_thug

    irish_thug Meme Mod Staff Member Senior Moderator

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    Interesting. I doubt that's what they had in mind when they started the Insurance program. But it could potentially. Especially considering the amount of unethical doctors out there.
     
  3. ALISHOGUN88

    ALISHOGUN88 Orange Belt

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    that would be ironic, however TRT is considered as medication and probably they cover it.
     
  4. spid3yo

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    UFC plan is $1500 deductible per injury
     
  5. CorpseApathy

    CorpseApathy Green Belt

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    GordaoPreguico Red Belt

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    I guess a place to start would be a normal insurance plan and see if its covered.
     
  7. SeattleFightFan

    SeattleFightFan Steel Belt

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    hopefully Zuffa doesn't pick & choose each specific and detailed nuance of what the health benefits cover (like those fuckjobs at Hobby Lobby)

    regardless of my personal opinion of TRT.
     
  8. countswagula

    countswagula Gold Belt

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    Obviously, how else would those poor underpaid fighters be able to afford it?
     
  9. dropshot001

    dropshot001 Red Belt

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    Pretty sure that it does as it is a legitimate medical treatment.
     
  10. M.V.C.

    M.V.C. Silver Belt

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    Mine does, theirs should as well.
     

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