According to a June 29th article by Sam PK Collins for Thinkprogress.org., “last week, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (D) signed a bill that explicitly states the types of eating disorder treatments insurance providers must cover. The new law builds on the mental health parity law by expanding the definition of “medically necessary” to include mental health treatment. It will also ensure that weight no longer serves as the sole determinant for whether someone may continues treatment.…Read More
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posted by Julie O'Toole on July 30, 2015 at 1:21pm
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