Mental health parity push re-emerges

Lee, Karen
June 2002
Employee Benefit News;6/15/2002, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p1
Reports on the renewal of the Mental Health Equitable Treatment Act of 2001 mandating equal coverage of mental and medical health benefits in the U.S. Disagreement of a number of business and health organizations to the legislation; Reason for the support of lawmakers for the mandate; Concerns of employer groups about the potential cost of such parity.


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