Author Archives: lyubomir

2019 Testimony on Parity

TESTIMONY IN FAVOR OF H.B. 7125 AN ACT CONCERNING PARITY FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER BENEFITS, NONQUANTITATIVE TREATMENT LIMITATIONS, DRUGS PRESCRIBED FOR THE TREATMENT OF SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS, AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE SERVICES. Good Afternoon. My name is Shaukat Khan. I am a psychiatrist and president of the Connecticut Psychiatric Society, an organization representing […]

Medication Assisted Treatment

Referred to Committee on INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE Introduced by:    (INS) AN ACT ESTABLISHING MEDICATION-ASSISTED TREATMENT COVERAGE REQUIREMENTS. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened: Section 1. (NEW) (Effective January 1, 2021) For the purposes of this section and section 2, of this act:  (1) “Health carrier” […]