Abortion Clinics and Contraceptive Services: Opportunities and Challenges

Sonfield, Adam
March 2011
Guttmacher Policy Review;2011, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p2
The article offers information on the opportunities and challenges for abortion and contraceptive services in the U.S. The demand for sterilization and intrauterine contraceptives has increased. The cost of lowering the availability of long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCS) has been difficult for specialized clinics. The expansion of Medicaid and private insurance through the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will make insurance more attractive for abortion services.


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