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Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.The Wellstone-Domenici Mental Health Parity Act of 2008: Questions and answers for psychologistsAnswers about mental health and substance use parity, how the act applies to Medicare and Medicaid patients, network reimbursement and included diagnoses.Web Article 2.The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: New protections and opportunities for practicing psychologistsThe Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) expands coverage for more Americans, protects traditional psychological practice, and opens new opportunities for psychologists in private and public health programs.Web Article (March 2010)3.The Health Information Technology For Economic and Clinical Health Act (HITECH Act)Congress enacted the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act on February 17, 2009. The HITECH Act calls for the voluntary adoption of HIT technology throughout the health care system. The new law substantially expands the federal government's effort to establish a national electronic patient records system by 2014, while providing for comprehensive records privacy and security standards.Web Article (February 2010)4.Pro-psychology bills advance in CongressThe CHAMP Act, with increased Medicare payments for psychologists, and the Mental Health Parity Act of 2007 will soon get full Senate consideration.Web Article 5.Support continued funding for the Mentally Ill Offender Treatment and Crime Reduction ActCongress should continue funding for the Mentally Ill Offender Treatment and Crime Reduction Act (MIOTCRA) for FY 2009.Web Article 6.Path to Passage: Psychology Workforce Provisions in Health Care Reform LawThe basis for the Education Government Relations Office (GRO) advocacy efforts on psychology workforce development issues for the historic passage of health care reform legislation was the Graduate Psychology Education Act of 2009.Web Article (April 2010)7.Congress should restore Medicare mental health services cutsTo protect mental health benefits that Medicare patients receive, Congress should extend for two years the restoration of reimbursement cut from psychologists' and social workers' services and also make psychologists eligible for E&M reimbursement for the services they provide within their licensure. The cost is very low to protect mental health.Web Article 8.Congress should protect Medicare mental health paymentCongress should extend the MIPPA provision that restored 2007 cuts to Medicare part B mental health services and require Medicare reimbursement for psychologists' evaluation and management (E/M) services provided within their licensure.Web Article 9.Congress should enact a mental health parity bill this yearA strong push is needed to pass a mental health parity bill into law in 2008. The Senate has passed a strong bill, and the House has now passed a similar bill, but time is short. Please urge negotiations now between the House and Senate so that mental health parity can become law this year.Web Article 10.Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services (SAMHSA) ReauthorizationSAMHSA reauthorization included changes to mental health workforce development, minority fellowship program and youth suicide prevention grants.Web Article Previous 1 2 3 ... 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