Change to Covered Benefit

Starting July 1, 2017 and in accordance with Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act, City of Tucson employee and retiree medical insurance plans are removing the exclusion of gender reassignment surgery, including medical or psychological counseling and hormonal therapy in preparation for surgery or after surgery. Precertification requirements and other requirements may exist. If you are considering gender reassignment surgery, please contact Cigna for information regarding your share of the cost and any requirements that may need to be met.

Cigna is available to assist 24/7/365: 800-244-6224,, or via the myCigna mobile app.