Medical Services Plan (MSP) Coverage

Medical Services for Infertility and Reproductive Endocrinology covered by MSP for BC Residents

Investigation and treatment of female and male infertility

  • Ovulation problems
  • Male factors
  • Unexplained infertility
  • Endometriosis
  • Previous pelvic inflammatory disease
  • Uterine factors
  • Immunological aspects of infertility

Diagnostic procedures

  • Ultrasound assessment of pelvis, ovaries and uterus related to fertility investigation and treatment
  • Laparoscopy (see “Fertility Surgery”)
  • Hysteroscopy (see “Fertility Surgery”)

Medical management of complex endocrinological disorders

  • Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
  • Amenorrhea
  • Hyperprolactinemia
  • Hirsutism and related syndromes of androgen excess
  • Premature ovarian failure
  • Menopause

Fertility Surgery

  • Laparoscopic surgery for fallopian tubal disease, endometriosis, pelvic adhesions and other associated fertility factors
  • Hysteroscopic surgery (e.g., polyps, fibroids, or adhesions in the uterine cavity)
  • Reversal of sterilization by microsurgical techniques (NOT COVERED by MSP)

Medical Services in Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ART) NOT covered by MSP

  • In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
  • Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)
  • Blastocyst Culture
  • Cryopreservation of embryos
  • Known donor oocyte IVF
  • Cryopreservation of oocytes
  • Cryopreservation of sperm
  • Intrauterine Insemination (IUI)
  • Therapeutic donor insemination
  • Comprehensive sperm functional assessment (including anti-sperm antibodies)
  • Sperm Wash
  • Sperm retrieval procedures (MESA, TESE) for obstructive causes of male infertility
  • Pre-implantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)
  • Assisted Hatching

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