The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday took the dramatic step of overturning the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling that recognized a woman's constitutional right to an abortion and legalized it nationwide.
Following is a list of companies who have offered their U.S. employees reproductive healthcare benefits including abortion coverage or travel benefits for out-of-state abortions.
Company Benefit(s) Offered
JPMorgan Chase & Co The company told employees it would pay for
their travel to states that allow legal abortions,
according to a memo seen by Reuters.
Citigroup Inc The bank has started covering travel expenses for employees
who go out of state for abortions because of newly enacted
restrictions in Texas and other places, becoming the first
major U.S. bank to make that commitment.
Yelp Inc The crowd-sourced review platform will extend its abortion
coverage to cover expenses for its employees and their
dependents who need to travel to another state for abortion
Amazon.com The second-largest U.S. private employer told employees it
will pay up to $4,000 in travel expenses yearly for
non-life threatening medical treatments, among them
Levi Strauss & CO The apparel company will reimburse travel expenses for its
full- and part-time employees who need to travel to another
state for healthcare services, including abortions.
United Talent Agency The private Hollywood talent agency said it would reimburse
travel expenses related to women's reproductive health
services that are not accessible in an employee's state of
Tesla Inc Tesla's Safety Net program and health insurance includes
travel and lodging support for its employees who may need
to seek healthcare services that are unavailable in their
home state, according to the company's 2021 impact report.
Microsoft Corp Microsoft said it would extend its abortion and gender
affirming care services for employees in the United States
to include travel expense assistance.
Starbucks Corp Starbucks said it will reimburse U.S. employees and their
dependents if they must travel more than 100 miles from
their homes to obtain an abortion.
Netflix Inc Netflix said it will offer travel reimbursement for U.S.
employees and dependents who travel for cancer treatment,
transplants, abortion and gender-affirming care through its
U.S. health plans.
Mastercard Inc Mastercard said it will fund travel and lodging for
employees seeking abortions outside their home states from
June, according to an internal memo seen by Reuters.
(Reporting by Doyinsola Oladipo and Akash Sriram; Additional reporting by Chavi Mehta; Editing by Anna Driver, Rosalba O'Brien, Shounak Dasgupta and Shinjini Ganguli)