Our customized approach combines deep insight into the dynamics of companies and markets with close collaboration at all levels of the client organization. We took each survey year as an opportunity to refine the questions, enhance our educational resources and information on transgender-inclusive health insurance and work with businesses one-on-one, each year, to ensure that they knew what questions to ask their insurers to answer the survey accurately. When the CEI first began inof the Fortune companies and thousands of government contractors had implemented partner benefits either independently or as a result of equal benefit ordinances passed by San Francisco and others. As we reviewed surveys, we would flag answers to questions that looked inconsistent. Founded inBCG is a private company with offices in more than 90 cities in 50 countries. In the Corporate Equality Index report, released Septembernearly fifty employers had adequately demonstrated that their insurance covered all five categories of treatment we surveyed for transgender employees and dependents. Donate today to help HRC achieve full equality — nothing less!
Although the country does have a non-discrimination law that includes protections based on sexual orientation, it lacks protections based on gender identity or expression.
Corporate Equality Index 2019: Criteria Updates
Founded inBCG is a private company with offices in more than 90 cities in 50 countries. The drop in the number of employers that provide these categories of treatment should not be interpreted as employers dropping coverage, but rather a more accurate representation of the employers that do -- in fact -- provide these benefits. Record Number of Top U. Community discussion Read the guidelines. Given the years working with employers on transgender-inclusive insurance, the success of employers that have already demonstrated broadly inclusive coverage, the key support of the American Medical Association and clarification from WPATH, we feel prepared to provide employers with concrete requirements for inclusive insurance moving forward. Embassy in Mexico, J. The fight for LGBT equality does not end at our borders, but is a global endeavor that must be pursued with greater urgency than ever before.