Autism Speaks | Pennsylvania Autism Insurance Act Fact Sheet from the Department of Public Welfare | 2008 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Pennsylvania Autism Insurance Act Fact Sheet from the Department of Public Welfare: The Autism Insurance Act: Requires many private health insurance companies to cover the cost of diagnostic assessment and treatment of autism spectrum disorder and services for children under the age of 21, up to $36,000 per year;Requires the Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare, …

Autism Speaks | PA AUTISM INSURANCE SENATE HEARING Set for APRIL 1, 2008 | March 19, 2008 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

PA AUTISM INSURANCE SENATE HEARING Set for APRIL 1, 2008 (Harrisburg, PA - March 19, 2008) The most important day for autism insurance coverage in Pennsylvania is swiftly approaching in Pennsylvania! On April 1, 2008 at 10 AM, Capitol Building Complex (Harrisburg), Hearing Room 1 of the North Office Building, the Pennsylvania Senate Banking & Insurance Committee will …

Pennsylvania Senate Banking & Insurance Committee Holds Hearing on HB 1150 | April 2, 2008 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Pennsylvania Senate Banking & Insurance Committee Holds Hearing on HB 1150 (Harrisburg, PA - April 2, 2008) The most important day for autism insurance coverage in Pennsylvania took place yesterday, when the Pennsylvania Senate Banking & Insurance Committee, chaired by Senator Don White, held a three hour hearing yesterday on House Bill 1150. This bill seeks to require …

Autism Speaks | Federal Judge Issues Key Ruling on Mental Health Parity | June 12, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Federal Judge Issues Key Ruling on Mental Health Parity June 12, 2012 NEW YORK, NY (June 12, 2012) – – Autism Speaks hailed a federal court ruling that a Washington health plan’s refusal to cover Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), speech, occupational, physical and other neurodevelopmental therapies after age six violated the state’s Mental Health Parity Act. …

Autism Speaks | Kansas Agency Continues Autism Insurance Benefits through 2013 for State Employe | June 11, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Kansas Agency Continues Autism Insurance Benefits through 2013 for State Employe June 11, 2012 TOPEKA (June 11, 2012) -- A committee of the Kansas Department of Health & Environment (KDHE) voted today to continue autism insurance benefits under the State Employee Health Plan through 2013. The KDHE decision averted the possibility of Kansas becoming the only …

Autism Speaks | Federal Appeals Court Reaffirms Order on Autism, Mental Health Parity  | June 7, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Federal Appeals Court Reaffirms Order on Autism, Mental Health Parity  June 07, 2012 SACRAMENTO (June 7, 2012) -- A federal appeals court has reaffirmed that California health plans must cover all medically necessary treatment for mental disorders as they do for physical illnesses under the state's Mental Health Parity Act, according to the California Department of …

Autism Speaks | Idaho Autism News | June 7, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Idaho Autism News: June 07, 2012 To date, meaningful autism insurance reform has passed in 36 states and is currently changing the lives of children across America with autism by providing them with access to the treatments and therapies they need. Idaho has not yet completed this objective, but with your help we will! We are …