Attorney Mantese on Groundbreaking Autism Case

The Autism News | English By Brenda Craig Troy MI: Attorney Gerard Mantese appears to have struck a very substantial blow to bad faith health insurance companies that routinely deny claims for treatment of autistic children. In a groundbreaking case, Mantese forced Blue Cross Blue Shield to concede that it was wrong to categorize behavioral therapy for autistic children as experimental treatment and use that argument to deny claims. “The notion that behavior therapy is experimental is absurd and indefensible,” says Mantese.

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