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Benefits in the event of sterilization required by illness Granting

The statutory health insurance companies cover the costs of sterilization if the procedure is medically necessary.

For women: If

  • pregnancy would endanger their health.

In healthy men:

  • If a pregnancy is expected to cause serious damage to the woman and at the same time the intervention of sterilization would be life-threatening for the woman.

In other cases, you bear the costs yourself.

Source: Serviceportal Niedersachsen (Portalverbund des Bundes und der Länder)

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