A 2008: Requires health insurance carriers to provide coverage for treatment of mental health conditions and substance use disorders through collaborative care.

A 2008 (Conaway, Verrelli, Benson) While NJEA remains concerned about rising health care costs, some mandates improve health outcomes, ultimately lowering the cost of health care. A collaborative care model will help individuals receive better care for mental health and substance abuse disorders thusNJEA supports this bill.

NJEA supports A 2008 and encourages you to do the same.