Good News for Mental Illness in Health Law

July 23, 2012   // 0 Comments

by Richard A. Friedman, M.D. Americans with mental illness had good reason to celebrate when the Supreme Court upheld President Obama’s Affordable Care Act. The law promises to give them something they have never had before: near-universal health insurance, not just for their medical problems but for psychiatric disorders as well. Until now, people with mental illness and substance disorders h...

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