Ashlyn Trider v. Aetna Life Insurance Company (USA)


A Man who identifies as a Woman is taking action against his insurance company, which has refused to pay for sex reassignment surgery. Ashlyn Trider, formerly Dustin, 33, said Aetna Life Insurance Company’s refusal to pay for sex reassignment surgery prescribed by hIs doctor violates Colorado law.  A Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies’s bulletin B-B.49 states health insurers cannot deny coverage of treatments for transgender policyholders if the same treatments are covered for other policyholders.

Transgender woman challenges Aetna coverage denial – The Denver Post