Washington Medicaid policy covers transgender-related health care.
Guidance and Announcements:
- Guidance: Transgender Health Services Program
Handbooks and Provider Manuals:
- Provider Manual: Washington Apple Health (Medicaid) Physician-Related Services/Health Care Professional Services Billing Guide
In 2015, Washington removed an exclusion for "gender reassignment surgery and any surgery related to trans-sexualism, gender identity disorders, and body dysmorphism, and related health care services or procedures, including construction of internal or external genitalia, breast augmentation, or mammoplasty."
Updated on Jun 9, 2020