Some insurance does cover the cost of a Baha Cochlear implant, but it varies by company. In order to check and see if a person's insurance covers it, have their doctor send the insurance company a predetermination letter.
Since all plans vary, a person should find out what their exact plan covers. If the plan does not cover the procedure, or the insurance company denies them, they can file an appeal. Sometimes, an insurance company will require a referral by a physician before they will cover the. The out of pocket expenses, deductibles and copays will vary. Some Medicaid plans also cover the procedure.