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Rebecca Farley

Where each state stands on ACA’s Medicaid expansion

From The Advisory Board Company:   Via: The Advisory Board Company

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Senator Stabenow Discusses Excellence Act on Morning Joe

Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., joins Morning Joe to discuss the Excellence in Mental Health Act, a bipartisan bill aimed at expanding access to mental health [...]

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ONC: Electronic Health Records Infographic

From the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology: How do electronic health records (EHRs) connect you and your doctor? In the past, [...]

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Health Affairs/RWJF Brief Describes Proposed Per Capita Caps in Medicaid

From Health Affairs: A new Health Policy Brief from Health Affairs and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation discusses per capita caps, a proposed reform to [...]

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Howard Goldman on Health Affairs Blog: A Misleading Suggestion Of Increased Utilization From Mental Health Parity

On April 10, Dr. Howard Goldman, Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, wrote a column for Health Affairs Blog describing recent [...]

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The Atlantic Covers Implementation Issues in Mental Health and Addiction Parity

In an article published this week on TheAtlantic.com, Judith Graham writes about the significant hurdles that are preventing the 2008 Mental Health Parity and Addiction [...]

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Where will you be September 16?

You’re been reading the news. Now be part of it. Join us at Hill Day 2013 to advocate for the most pressing behavioral health policies [...]

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Washington Post Calls on Congress to Address Mental Health, Praises Excellence in Mental Health Act

The Washington Post editorial board this week released an editorial calling on Congress to improve the nation’s mental health system. The editorial addresses the stigma [...]

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Report: 62 Million Americans Will Have Access to Expanded Behavioral Health Benefits under ACA and Parity

A report issued this week by the Department of Health and Human Services estimated that 62 million Americans will gain expanded coverage of mental health [...]

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HHS Issues Final Essential Health Benefits Rule

The Department of Health and Human Services this week finalized regulations on a key element of health reform, the essential health benefits package. Background. Under [...]

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