Life changing news for individuals with autism and their families in Ohio! Last week, the Ohio bill went into effect, making Ohio the 45th state to pass autism insurance reform. The bill requires insurance coverage for medically necessary Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) treatment for autism.
Many families previously had to pay out-of-pocket for needed services. Now families can use the benefits through their insurance provider. Parents and experts have been advocating for insurance coverage of ABA treatment for autism in Ohio for the past decade and this will allow many families to access needed services!
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