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Stacey Larson

Protection for Consumers with ‘Limited Benefit” Insurance Policies

Some consumers may soon receive notices from their employers or insurers informing them that their health plans fall short of meeting standards required by the [...]

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Health Homes: What Are They?

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) recently addressed this question in its September/October 2010 SAMHSA News Newsletter. A Health Home is another [...]

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Survey Finds US Adults More Likely to Go Without Healthcare

An 11-nation survey from The Commonwealth Fund returned results indicating that adults in the United States are more likely to go without health care because [...]

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HHS Announces Rules Defining Medical Loss Ratios

On November 22, Secretary Kathleen Sebelius of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced new rules that will define how much of consumers’ [...]

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Mental Health Parity in the News

The Washington Post Express posted an article about Parity in the Tuesday, November 9, 2010 edition. This article is part of a larger section on [...]

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Addictions News Now, September 2010

Click here to read the full online edition of Addictions News Now Dear Readers: I am not sure how Martha Wash and the Weather Girls [...]

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