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Another Court Addresses Application of Parity Rules to Residential Mental Health Treatment Centers

   September 29, 2016

Natalie V. v. Health Care Serv. Corp., 2016 WL 4765709 (N.D. Ill. 2016) Available at https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/USCOURTS-ilnd-1_15-cv-09174/pdf/USCOURTS-ilnd-1_15-cv-09174-0.pdf A participant sued her health plan after it denied her claim for benefits related to treatment for anorexia nervosa at a residential mental health treatment center. The participant asserted that the plan’s exclusion of such coverage violated … Read More