The California Mental Health Parity Act Toolkit: A Guide to Appealing Health Plan Mental Health Care Denials
Private health insurance must cover mental health equal to physical health conditions. This is "mental health parity.”This pub tells you about the California Mental Health Parity Act. It has information to help people get the mental health services they need. It is for people with private health plans regulated by California. It tells you what parity means. It tells you how to appeal. It gives you sample letters and appeals. This pub does not cover Medi-Cal.
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