Cranial Prosthesis - A9282 Wig Request information below on how to use your insurance benefits with Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, ChampVA, Cigna, Humana, TriCare, or United Health Care and/or Flexible Spending Account Benefits to purchase a Cranial Prosthesis Medical Wig.
We receive daily, dozens of requests from women and concerned family members on how they can use their insurance benefits to purchase a wig. Many have tried to contact the insurance companies on their own or used an inexperienced company whom was unable or not fully knowledgeable as to how the process works. My Wigs And Weaves has trained insurance coordinators whom specialize in making sure that you meet the eligibility and medical guidelines so that you will know on the same day if your request to receive a cranial prosthesis medical wig will be denied or approved=. We have 3 main ways that we can help assist you in receiving a medical wig cranial prosthesis.
If you currently have an active insurance policy with Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, ChampVa, Cigna, Humana, TriCare, or United Health Care and you have medical related hair loss, you may qualify to receive a medical wig with little to no out of pocket costs. When you call in, we will ask about your hair loss and info about your insurance provider. We will contact your insurance provider to verify eligibility to receive a medical wig cranial prosthesis and let you know what your estimated out of pocket costs will be if any. There are some insurance companies that cover the costs of medical wigs at 100% leaving patients with no out of pocket responsibility. We work with many smaller insurance companies, employer insurance companies, and state insurance companies. So call and we can verify if we can accept your insurance.
Flexible Spending Account
We are able to accept all health credit cards including: flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, health reimbursement accounts, and wage works. You can use your flexible spending accounts to purchase a medical wig cranial prosthesis when you are experiencing medically related hair loss. You are also able to choose any wig from our website and the wig can be custom made to any specifications that you may require.
Grant Program - National Alopecia Areata Foundation - Receive $500 to Purchase Wig
For individuals whom have been affected by Alopecia Areata, the National Alopecia Areata Foundation, will provide a grant up to $500 to purchase a wig. The program, " The Ascot Fund" is for individuals whom are either financially disadvantaged, not insured, under-insured ( no coverage for wig ) , or unemployed. We refer individuals to apply for this program when they have no other option to get a wig and are in need of financial assistance. To see if you meet the guidelines to get a grant from the National Alopecia Areata Foundation, you can give us a call at 1-800-714-3189.