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Maximum Benefit for Behavioral Therapy for Autism Spectrum Disorder Increased


On September 13, 2019, the Department of Insurance issued Bulletin Number 2019-9, which relates to the maximum benefit for coverage of behavioral therapy for autism spectrum disorder. The purpose of the bulletin is to announce that the annual adjustment of the maximum benefit coverage of behavioral therapy for autism spectrum disorder is increased from $57,300 to $58,300 for the calendar year beginning January 1, 2020. Although the bulletin is directed towards insurers, South Carolina employers should be aware of the new maximum benefit for behavioral therapy.

Bulletin Number 2019-9 »