Public Policy Updates
NAATP-Supported Rural and Underserved Workforce Program Released
April 1, 2020
In 2018 Congress passed the “Support for Patients and Communities Act.” It contained a number of items supported and promoted by the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers.
Congress Finalizes COVID-19 Bill
March 25, 2020
Congress has reached consensus on the 3rd bill addressing the COVID-19 pandemic. It unanimously passed in the Senate late last night and is expected to move through the House in the coming days. It contains a $2...
Senate to Finalize Crisis Relief Package
March 20, 2020
The Senate is working to finalize its proposal to assist American businesses during the crisis. In the initial proposal, the only industry singled out for direct assistance was the airlines industry.
Amidst Health Crisis, NAATP Pushes Treatment as Essential
March 17, 2020
The COVID-19 crisis has obviously disrupted all aspects of life in America and around the world. NAATP members are individually and professionally impacted in dramatic ways.
NAATP Florida Public Policy Alert - SB 870
March 9, 2020
While the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers closely monitors legislative and regulatory activity at the national level, there are situations when we also comment on state legislative activity, such...
Office of National Drug Control Policy Releases Plan
February 4, 2020
Yesterday the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) released their annual National Drug Control Strategy.
Milliman Report Confirms Parity Violations
November 20, 2019
A study conducted and released today by Milliman, Inc. outlines the disparity of coverage between physical health and substance use disorders and mental health. NAATP joins former Congressman Patrick Kennedy and...
NAATP Presents Guidelines to Congress
November 15, 2019
As Congress continues its bi-partisan efforts to address the nation's addiction crisis, the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers has this week delivered to all members of Congress its recently released ...
NAATP Supports Parity Legislation
June 6, 2019
Today NAATP joined the addiction field in calling on the Chair and Ranking member of the Senate Health,