Insurance Coverage of OTC Oral Contraceptives: Lessons from the Field


KFF thanks all of the interviewees for sharing their time, expertise, insights, and feedback throughout the course of this project. All interviewees who agreed to be identified are listed below. The authors would also like to thank Donald F. Downing (University of Washington School of Pharmacy) for his contributions to this project.

AHIP (formerly America’s Health Insurance Plans)
Ashley Seyfarth, PharmD, Owner, Kare Drug
Cat Livingston, MD, MPH, Medical Director, Health Share of Oregon
Christine Gilroy, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Express Scripts
Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services
Jenny Arnold, PharmD, CEO, Washington State Pharmacy Association
New Mexico Medicaid
New York State Medicaid
Robyn Elliott, Managing Partner, Public Policy Partners
Sally Rafie, PharmD, Founder, Birth Control Pharmacist
Tara Pfund, PharmD, Product Manager, AssureCare
Victoria Nichols, Free the Pill Project Director, Ibis Reproductive Health
Washington State Health Care Authority

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