Monday, August 29, 2011

Ruling may broaden insurance plans' coverage for mental illness


A Northern California woman's treatment for anorexia at a residential facility was medically necessary and must be covered by her healthcare plan, a federal appeals court has ruled in a case that could lead to more extensive benefits for those being treated for mental illnesses.
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How would greater coverage from insurance companies for mental health illness increase the likelihood of recovery from eating disorders?

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