DOL Issues Warning Signs Re: Mental Health Parity

The DOL has released examples of warning signs that a plan’s or policy’s non-quantitative treatment limitations may require additional analysis to determine mental health parity compliance.

Document Excerpt

Stakeholders have asked for examples of plan provisions they might see on the MH/SUD side which should trigger careful analysis of the coverage on the med/surg side in order to ensure MHPAEA NQTL compliance.

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https://www.dol.gov/ebsa/pdf/warning-signs-plan-or-policy-nqtls-that-require-additional-analysis-to-determine-mhpaea-compliance.pdf

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