Substance abuse

Illinois House Bill 3308 extending telehealth coverage

On May 30, 2021, Illinois lawmakers passed Bill 3308 (“HB3308“or the”Bill”) Aimed at expanding the use of telehealth services in the state. The bill would increase access and coverage to telehealth by establishing parity of payment for behavioral health and addiction services and by creating an expert panel to study …

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OSHA Reaches Settlement with Florida Behavior Residential Health and Treatment Facility – Occupational Health and Safety

OSHA Reaches Settlement with Florida Behavior Residential Healthcare and Treatment Facility Fort Myers Institution agrees to revamp its violence prevention program after an investigation found five incidents had occurred. By Shereen Hachem 04 June 2021 OSHA has entered into an agreement with a behavioral health care and residential treatment facility …

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