Self-Funded Employer Tool Kit
Self-funded insurance plans are one of the most widely used forms of insurance coverage offered by employers. Because such plans are covered under federal, rather than state law, they are exempt from autism insurance reform laws that have been enacted across the nation. Autism Speaks has created this tool kit to help families find the coverage they need. Download here.
Autism Speaks analyzed claims data in states that have enacted autism insurance reform laws to determine their actual impact on member premiums. View the data analysis here.
Over 30 states have required autism insurance coverage by law. Find out what your state requires.
The Behavior Analyst Certification Board created this model act for states considering licensure or other form of regulation of individuals certified by the board.
Autism Speaks engaged a leading independent actuarial firm, Oliver Wyman Group, to develop a robust cost model and cost estimates for state autism insurance reform bills we endorse.