Today, the White House Parity Task Force issued recommendations to the President for improving the implementation and enforcement of the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA). The Departments also issued additional guidance[…]
Less than half of Americans know that there is a law providing consumer protections specifically for mental health and substance use disorder insurance benefits. Over 41 million adults in the U.S. have some form of mental illness, yet in 2014, only[…]
On July 6, 2016, by a vote of 422 to 2 the US House overwhelmingly voted to pass HR 2646, the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act.
legislation as reported by the House Energy and Commerce Committee and
passed includes parity[…]
(WASHINGTON, DC—April 22, 2016) On April 20, the U.S. Departments of Labor, Treasury, and Health & Human Services issued a set of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) that provide important details on plan disclosure requirements of the federal[…]
Parity implementation Coalition Applauds Supreme court ruling and New regulatory Guidance on the Mental Health Parity and Addiction equity Act
WASHINGTON, D.C.—November 20, 2015 —Members of the Parity Implementation Coalition (PIC), a[…]