These resources can help you run a successful practice and navigate the world of reimbursement for addiction treatment services. For many years, addiction treatment was not paid for by private insurers, but now, a number of laws, including the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act, mandate coverage for addiction treatment by private insurance and Medicaid plans, in most cases.


State Medicaid Expansion

The following resources can serve as advocacy tools for state Chapters that wish to lobby for Medicaid expansion:

AMA Talking Points on the Evidence on Medicaid Expansion

State Health Reform Assistance Network - States Expanding Medicaid See Significant Budget Savings and Revenue Gains