California Implements Medi-Cal Coverage for Autism Treatment

RELATED TOPICS: Children’s Health Coverage Beginning September 2014, children enrolled in Medi-Cal will be eligible to receive the clinical standard-of-care treatment for autism spectrum disorders, including applied behavior analysis or ABA therapy, theKaiser Health News/Los Angeles Daily News reports. Medi-Cal is California’s Medicaid program. Background Under a recent rule, CMS said that ABA therapy and…

How will the Obamacare Subsidy debate effect me?

If you live in California, it won’t.  Opponents of the Healthcare Reform (ACA) are attempting to use the literal translation of the Act to dismantle it.  The federal appeals court in Washington, D.C. ruled that the federal government may not subsidize health insurance plans for federally run Exchanges.  California is one of the 16 that…