UHC Covering ABA in all Plans in 2017

Starting in 2017, United Healthcare will make ABA coverage part of its standard benefits package. In other words, ABA will be a part of all fully-funded group plans, regardless of whether that plan was issued in a state that has passed an autism insurance mandate.

Marla’s Note: ABA or applied behavior analysis is the primary treatment modality for individuals with autism according to the CDC. Read more: CDC

Read more: Autism Speaks Article

 

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