Dr. Daniel Grossman [of ANSIRH] reflected on the importance of Whole Woman’s Health in 2017. “The ruling was really important because it clarified the judicial standard for undue burden...It really emphasized the need for high quality evidence."
“We’ve been interested in trying to make the Pill go over the counter for a very long time,” says [ANSIRH's Dr. Daniel] Grossman. “But the stakes have changed, and the reality now is this could be really helpful if women end up losing [Obamacare] coverage.”
Recent Bixby research has documented the importance of high-quality, patient-centered contraceptive counseling. But, what are patients and providers actually discussing during counseling visits and how do those conversations compare to ideal counseling standards?