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Boston company paving the way in autism health benefit
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Boston company paving the way in autism health benefit

Boston, MA - A Boston company J.P. Morgan Chase and Company is paving the way for other American companies to have health cover for autism. Announced in late November, it means that employees with autistic children will be given financial help to aid with exp...
Proposed autism therapy insurance bill unsucessful
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Proposed autism therapy insurance bill unsucessful

Tennessee - Democratic State Senator Sara Kyle has revealed her disappointment in the Senate Committee for deciding against a proposed autism behavioral therapy bill. The proposed legislation  would have cost over $200 million dollars by requiring i...
Kansas health insurance mandate for autism treatment is shaping up
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Kansas health insurance mandate for autism treatment is shaping up

Kansas- Therapy for autism is not covered by health insurances in Kansas at this point in time but a new mandate is trying to change legislation to allow autistic children to have coverage. Under the proposed mandate, Applied behavioural analysis and a range ...
Mother supports passing of new autism insurance bill
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Mother supports passing of new autism insurance bill

Fort Collins, CO - A local mother is pleased with the government of Colorado's decision to pass a proposed bill regarding the broadening of autism coverage insurance requirements. Cari Brown reveals that she expected a "massive fight" to occur as the proposed...
Autism bill in Georgia finally overcomes hurdle after seven long years
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Autism bill in Georgia finally overcomes hurdle after seven long years

Atlanta --- Georgia State Rep. Richard Smith (R-Columbus) finally gave in and agreed to compromise after consistently blocking a bill that aims to make insurance coverage for children with autism a requirement in the state. The bill--- called Ava's Law, named...
Proposed bill for autism treatment coverage through insurance plans expanded
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Proposed bill for autism treatment coverage through insurance plans expanded

Pierre, SD - The parents of children with ASD have helped to expand a bill that would result in an increase of coverage for specific behavioural therapy treatments offered throughout the state. On Wednesday, the House of State Affairs Committee voted to appro...
Autism, Legislation and Insurance
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Autism, Legislation and Insurance

Autism is expensive. Children diagnosed often require multiple therapies for years. ABA therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, social skills therapy, psychiatric care and any medications required are all extra expenses not covered by insurance in every...