Daily Archives: December 30, 2013

Health law may not broaden access to mental treatment

The Affordable Care Act requires insurers to cover mental health care just as they do physical care, but a new study shows only half of psychiatrists accept insurance. That means access to care for the millions of people with depression, post-traumatic stress disorder and other mental health issues may be limited to those who can pay for treatment out of their own pockets, despite the law.

via Health law may not broaden access to mental treatment.

You should not be surprised if you’ve been paying attention.

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