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Federal Parity Law Improved Medicaid Acceptance at Substance Use Disorder Treatment Centers: University of Massachusetts

Nov 15, 2019 - Targeted News Service

[TNSsociologyresearch-Medical Care journal] -- The University of Massachusetts Amherst campus issued the following news:

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- UMass Amherst researchers studied impact of policy on vulnerable populations

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A 2008 federal parity law succeeded in expanding Medicaid acceptance by treatment facilities for substance use disorders (SUDs), according to a study by University of Massachusetts Amherst researchers.

What remains unclear is the extent to which this enhance...