Action Alert for Autism Society of Colorado Ends Today!

There is a bill being looked at by the Senate called SB15-015.

This is a summary of the bill:

The bill includes Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in the state’s mental health parity law, and repeals a provision that states ASD is not a mental illness for the purposes of health coverage, AND CLARIFIES that coverage must include health care benefits for ASD that are no less restrictive than benefits available for physical health.
 SB15-015 removes any caps for medically necessary services provided currently under a health plan for assessment, diagnosis and treatment of ASD.
 Adds an additional provider, to the list of providers, statutorily authorized to serve individuals with ASD.

You can read more here.

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