Yes, artificial insemination is one of the processes included in the public health system in Spain. Both conjugal and donor artificial insemination are performed. The only point is the access to this treatment for single mothers and lesbian couples, since not all communities offer this service to women without a male partner. In addition, it is very likely that the woman or couple will have to pay for donor sperm in the case of IUI.
Is artificial insemination included in Social Security?
By Andrea Rodrigo B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Last Update: 11/02/2021
Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from the Polytechnic University of Valencia. Master's Degree in Biotechnology of Human Assisted Reproduction from the University of Valencia along with the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI). Postgraduate course in Medical Genetics.