Payers Oppose Biden’s Mental Health Parity Proposal

Payers Oppose Biden's Mental Health Parity Proposal

The Biden administration’s proposed behavioral health parity rules received a wave of criticism this week from payer associations and House workforce chairs. Mental health parity, which requires health plans to cover behavioral health at the same level as physical health care, has been law for more than a decade. However, federal agencies have lacked the … Read more

Pharmacies expand access to abortion pills under Biden’s new Iowa Start Line policy

Pharmacies expand access to abortion pills under Biden's new Iowa Start Line policy

While pharmacies dispensing the drug marks a victory for reproductive freedom, an impending Supreme Court case could cut off access to the drug in states where abortion remains legal. France. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File) A group of independent pharmacies in states across the country have begun distributing the abortion drug mifepristonean thanks to newly implemented … Read more