TITLE

Mental health parity measure part of financial recovery law signed by Bush

PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
AHA News;10/13/2008, Vol. 44 Issue 21, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act which U.S. President George W. Bush signed into law. The Act includes a provision requiring group health plans to offer the same financial and treatment limits for mental health and substance-related disorder benefits as they do for medical and surgical benefits. Supporters of the law said it will make it easier for people to obtain treatment for a wide range of conditions.
ACCESSION #
35782181

 

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