Mental Health and Addiction Equity

Members of Congress who were considering mental health parity legislation heard from experts and consumers about issues confronting people… read more

Members of Congress who were considering mental health parity legislation heard from experts and consumers about issues confronting people with mental health and addiction problems, as well as challenges faced in obtaining treatment. Among the topics addressed were the impact of mental illnesses and addiction on workforce productivity, treatments available, and employer programs allowing access to mental health treatment, the reluctance of the health insurance industry to cover mental illnesses, and the need for reforms in regulations governing managed care. close

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Mental Health and Addiction Equity

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Program ID:
196449-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Rockville, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Jan 31, 2007 | 2:25am EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Feb 02, 2007 | 12:24pm EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Jan 31, 2007 | 2:25am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 01, 2007 | 5:40pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 02, 2007 | 12:24pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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