North Carolina Approves Legislation on Health Insurance

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Lawmakers in North Carolina recently acted on health care legislation.


North Carolina Senate approves a bill requiring health insurance providers in North Carolina to provide the same level of health insurance coverage for treatment of severe depression, schizophrenia or other mental illnesses as they do for physical illnesses, the Winston-Salem Journal reports.

The bill would apply to all state businesses, regardless of the number of employees, and require full coverage for nine of the most common mental illnesses.

Health insurance providers in North Carolina