Public Policy Updates
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,
NAATP Supports Parity Enforcement
May 28, 2019
During our annual conference this year, NAATP added a “Hill Day” where 120 members stayed an extra day and met with their US Senators and Representatives in Congress.
White House Releases Drug Strategy
February 1, 2019
Yesterday the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) released its first national strategy since this administration has been in office. Newly confirmed Director Jim Carroll made the announcement. Read National...
US Senate Confirms National Drug Control Policy Director
January 3, 2019
Last evening the United States Senate confirmed acting ONDCP Director, Jim Carroll to the position. He became the first permanent director in nearly two years. While Director Carroll has not had extensive experience in...
Administration Provides Flexibility for IMD Exclusion
November 13, 2018
Today, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar announced new flexibility for states wishing to expand the limits contained in the IMD exclusion for Medicaid patients. Existing policy limited Medicaid funding for...