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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 ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mental_Health_Parity_Act

The Mental Health Parity Act (MHPA) is legislation signed into United States law on September 26, 1996 that requires annual or lifetime dollar limits on mental health benefits to be no lower than any such dollar limits for medical and surgical benefits offered by a group health plan or health insurance issuer offering coverage in connection ...

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 ...

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.

ctmirror.org/2019/07/08/mental-health-parity-bill-signed-into-law

Gov. Ned Lamont, center, glances at Rep. Sean Scalon, center left, and Sen. Matthew Lesser, far left, after signing the mental health parity bill into law. Beginning in 2021, Connecticut insurance ...

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.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 ...

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

leg.colorado.gov/bills/hb19-1269

Behavioral, mental health, and substance use disorders - parity in coverage - private insurance - medicaid - coverage of medication-assisted treatment - parity reporting requirements - compliance with federal law - complaints from ombudsman for behavioral health access to care - rules - appropriation.

www.hhs.gov/blog/2018/04/23/release-hhs-mental-health-substance-use-disorder...

Today, HHS released the Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Parity Action Plan, required by Section 13002 of the 21 st Century Cures Act. The Action Plan includes recent and planned actions from HHS, the Department of Labor, and the Department of the Treasury related to ongoing implementation of the Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 ...