Autism Speaks | MedClaims Liaison, Autism Speaks Survey Reveals Key Insurance Reimbursement Challenges Facing Families Seeking Autism Care | March 1, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

MedClaims Liaison, Autism Speaks Survey Reveals Key Insurance Reimbursement Challenges Facing Families Seeking Autism Care March 01, 2012 HAWTHORNE, NY (March 1, 2012) –  MedClaims Liaison (MCL), a leading national patient advocacy company, and Autism Speaks, the world’s largest autism science and advocacy organization, released the results of a joint survey demonstrating families seeking autism-related care are …

Autism Speaks | Autism Votes Shares Mid-Year Accomplishments | Sept. 3, 2009 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Votes Shares Mid-Year Accomplishments (September 3, 2009) -- Health care reform has been and will continue to be the buzz phrase on Capitol Hill throughout 2009. For families in the autism community, the focus remains the passage of state and federal autism insurance reform legislation, requiring private insurance companies to provide coverage of evidence-based, medically …

Autism Speaks Lauds Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s Introduction Of Senate Bill Expanding Military Insurance Coverage Of Autism Therapies | June 2, 2009 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Lauds Senator Kirsten Gillibrand's Introduction Of Senate Bill Expanding Military Insurance Coverage Of Autism Therapies NEW YORK, NY (June 2, 2009) -- Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism science and advocacy organization, today applauded Senator Kristen Gillibrand's (D-NY) introduction of the Uniformed Services with Autism (USA) Heroes Act, a senate companion bill to …

Autism Speaks Joins Kansas Parents and Autism Advocates In Denouncing Insurance Industry Claims | April 20, 2009 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Joins Kansas Parents and Autism Advocates In Denouncing Insurance Industry Claims Coventry Insurance initiates a campaign of misinformation to prevent Kansas’ families’ access to healthcare coverage NEW YORK, NY (April 20, 2009) – Autism Speaks, the nation’s largest autism advocacy organization, today asked Kansas legislators to admonish Coventry Health Care of Kansas for its …

Autism Speaks | Dodd/ Collins Amendment Passes | March 14, 2008 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

#BanABA Screen shot, text below. Dodd/ Collins Amendment Passes (Washington, DC - March 14, 2008) Autism Speaks sends heartfelt thanks to our many supporters in the Senate for their steadfast support of autism research funding. Senator Chris Dodd and Senator Susan Collins offered an  amendment to the FY2009 Budget Resolution to increase funding for autism research, …

Autism Speaks | Autism Insurance Bill Introduced in Missouri State General Assembly | March 13, 2008 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

#BanABA Autism Insurance Bill Introduced in Missouri State General Assembly (Jefferson City, MO - March 13, 2008)   Legislation was recently introduced in the state of Missouri by State Representative Sam Page (D-82), House Bill 2351, and Senator Chris Koster (D-31), Senate Bill 1229 that requires appropriate insurance coverage for autism spectrum disorders. The bills would require …

Autism Speaks | Senator Chris Dodd Introduces the Disability Savings Act of 2008 at the Autism Speaks Hill Day 2008 | #AutisticHistory #StopBigAutism #BanABA

#BanABA Senator Chris Dodd Introduces the Disability Savings Act of 2008 at the Autism Speaks Hill Day 2008 Washington, DC - March 11, 2008) Autism Speaks co-founders, Bob and Suzanne Wright, and participants in the organization's Hill Day 2008 joined Senator Chris Dodd (D-CT) for the introduction of the Disability Savings Act (DSA) of 2008.  The …