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ABA therapy coverage a hot topic for dueling state agencies
Sacramento Business Journal

One health care regulator negotiated an agreement with Blue Shield of California to cover expensive therapy for autism patients under certain circumstances — effective immediately — and announced the action at a Capitol hearing last week. The other state health care regulator issued a “cease and desist” order against the same company for denying the treatment and touted the enforcement action in the same hearing on autism July 13.