LATEST NEWS FOR YOUR BUSINESS.....Consortium of Academic Health Centers for Integrative Medicine declares support for Affordable Care Act's non-discrimination section urged by licensed CAM pros
The Consortium of Academic Health Centers for Integrative Medicine (CAHCIM) sent a July 6, 2012 newsletter to members in support of "the historic Supreme Court ruling upholding the Affordable Care Act" and which "expands health care coverage to millions of Americans." The notice shared that one reason for the support is that "the Act provides third party payer coverage for any health professional licensed in a given state." (Section 2706, Non-Discrimination in Health Care, would require inclusion of licensed complementary and alternative healthcare professionals in coverage schemes.) The CAHCIM newsletter also shared that the vision of the Consortium is aligned with the law's expansion of "the reach of innovative preventive and treatment approaches designed to help Americans achieve better health through integrated approaches that promote healing and health in every individual and community." Read more >>
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