Hilary Swank is demanding that the Display screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Tv and Radio Artists treats “all their members equally” after the group’s board of trustees for the well being plan denied her protection.
In a lawsuit filed on Tuesday, Aug. 8 and obtained by E! Information, the Million Greenback Child actress defined that she beforehand sought remedy for malignant ovarian cysts in 2015, however the board of trustees dominated to not cowl it as they thought of it an infertility remedy, which was not included of their protection.
Hilary alleged that the board of trustees got here to this resolution as a result of they have been “counting on the notion that the one goal of preserving the well being of an ovary is to procreate.”
In response to their resolution, Hilary and her medical doctors defined, “She was not looking for protection for fertility remedy, however just for remedy for her ovarian cysts.”
Regardless of the clarification from her well being care workforce, Hilary claimed she did not obtain approval for the “medically essential” therapies.
E! Information reached out to SAG-AFTRA Healthplan for remark however did not hear again.