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Medical Coverage

Do you need care before you are officially enrolled in our medical plan? If so see this important document for options.

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Stanford Health Care Alliance (SHCA) is a select network of primary and specialty care physicians who are affiliated with Stanford Hospital & Clinics and Lucille Packard Children’s Hospital.

Trainings, advocacy and consultation resources are available through Weiland Health Initiative. Currently, counseling services are not available to postdocs through this initiative.

Regardless of identified gender, Aetna standardly covers medically necessary sex-specific covered services, including behavioral health; hormone therapy; and breast and genital surgery, as part of gender affirming care.

Additional Medical Programs

Maternity & Paternity Programs