Alkoholpolitik und Volksgesundheit

USA: Parity Has No Effect on Treatment Access, But Lowers Costs

Donnerstag 24. März 2011 von htm

Requiring parity for substance abuse disorders in health insurance plans results in identifying more people who need alcohol and drug treatment and lowers plan participants‘ out-of-pocket costs — but has almost no effect on patients‘ use of treatment or the quality of care, according to a March 18 press release in Psychiatric News. (Source: Join Together, 03/22/11)

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USA: Parity In Treatment Of Mental, Substance Use Disorders

Montag 8. Februar 2010 von htm

The U.S. Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services (HHS), and the Treasury jointly issued new rules providing parity for consumers enrolled in group health plans who need treatment for mental health or substance use disorders. (Source: Medical News Today, 2/6/10)

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