Leistungen bei einer durch Krankheit erforderlichen Sterilisation Gewährung Unfortunately this specification of service has not yet been completely translated.

Statutory health insurance companies cover the cost of sterilisation if the procedure is medically necessary. For women: If pregnancy would endanger her health. For healthy men: If a pregnancy is expected to cause serious harm to the woman and at the same time the sterilization procedure would be life-threatening for the woman. In other cases, you bear the costs yourself.

Electronic Health Card


Preconditions
The attending physicians decide in which cases there is a medical indication for sterilisation.

Responsible for the content
Lower Saxony Ministry of Social Affairs, Health and Equality

Last update or date of publication
02.07.2021