Is a Breast Pump Covered by Insurance? FAQs Answered

Is your breast pump covered by insurance? The Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires insurance plans to cover these types of devices. But this doesn't mean you automatically get a pump if you have insurance. If you're a first-time parent, take a look at the top free breast pump questions expectant mothers have answered. Why Does Insurance Cover Breast Pumps? According to the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), breastfeeding provides benefits to the child and mother.