TITLE

Mental health insurance in the 1990s: Are employers offering less to more?

AUTHOR(S)
Jensen, Gail A.; Rost, Kathryn; Burton, Russell P.D.; Bulycheva, Maria
PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
Health Affairs;May/Jun1998, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p201
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the 1996 Mental Health Parity Act (MHPA) (P.L. 104-204), while highlighting the effects of managed care and other market forces on mental health coverage in the United States. Provisions of MHPA; Reflection on how employer-sponsored health plans provided for mental health care before the enactment of MHPA; Findings of the 1991 Employer Health Benefits Survey.
ACCESSION #
666305

 

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