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www.cms.gov/cciio/programs-and-initiatives/other-insurance-protections/mhpaea...

The Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 (MHPAEA) is a federal law that generally prevents group health plans and health insurance issuers that provide mental health or substance use disorder (MH/SUD) benefits from imposing less favorable benefit limitations on those benefits than on medical ...

www.cms.gov/CCIIO/Programs-and-Initiatives/Other-Insurance-Protections/MHPAEA.html

The Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 (MHPAEA) is a federal law that generally prevents group health plans and health insurance issuers that provide mental health and substance use disorder (MH/SUD) benefits from imposing less favorable benefit limitations on those benefits than on medical/surgical coverage.

www.goodtherapy.org/blog/psychpedia/mental-health-parity-addiction-equity-act

The Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA) is a federal law requiring group health care plans to offer mental health and/or substance abuse (MH/SUD) benefits on par with the ...

www.health.ny.gov/health_care/managed_care/reports/docs/2019-04-18_rpt.pdf

Compliance with the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act: New York Medicaid Managed Care, Alternative Benefit Plan, and Children’s Health Insurance Program A. Executive Summary The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) final regulations (42 CFR Parts 438, 440 and 457) address the application of the Mental Health Parity and

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mental_Health_Parity_Act

The MHPA was largely superseded by the Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA), which the 110th United States Congress passed as rider legislation on the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP), signed into law by President George W. Bush in October 2008.

www.aappublications.org/news/2018/07/25/the-mental-health-parity-and-addiction...

In a recently released article in Pediatrics, Dr. Kennedy-Hendricks and colleagues (10.1542/peds.2017-2618) examine the impact of the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act on mental health service use and spending among youth.The Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA) became law on October 3, 2008, almost a decade ago, and took effect ...

healthcare.findlaw.com/patient-rights/what-is-the-mental-health-parity-act.html

The Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act requires insurers to provide mental health and addiction services on a par with other medical services. Learn about this and more at FindLaw's Patient Rights section.

www.hhs.gov/about/agencies/advisory-committees/mental-health-parity/task-force/...

About the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act. The Know Your Rights: Parity for Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Benefits brochure lists some of the common limits placed on mental health and substance use disorder benefits and services and includes additional information on parity.

www.thekennedyforum.org/parity

Making Mental Health Essential Health. The Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 (MHPAEA or Parity Act) requires health insurance carriers to achieve coverage parity between Mental Health/Substance Use Disorders (MH/SUD) and medical/surgical benefits, especially in regard to financial requirements and treatment limitations.

www.nami.org/.../Understanding-Health-Insurance/What-is-Mental-Health-Parity

Mental health parity describes the equal treatment of mental health conditions and substance use disorders in insurance plans. When a plan has parity, it means that if you are provided unlimited doctor visits for a chronic condition like diabetes then they must offer unlimited visits for a mental ...