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Insurance Carriers

Applied Behavior Analysis therapy is typically paid for through your insurance policy.  We are in-network and currently accept the following insurance companies: Blue Cross Blue Shield, Anthem, United Health Care, UMR, Golden Rule, Humana, Tricare, and Coventry.  Not all insurance policies have the ABA benefit.  Please call the customer service number listed on the back of your insurance card to determine if you currently have the ABA benefit on your policy.  At this time, Missouri and Kansas Medicaid do not cover ABA services.

State Legislature

In the state of Missouri, all group health insurance plans that are issued or renewed on or after July 1, 2011 should provide coverage for the diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorders.  (Mo. Rev. Stat. 376. 1224 http://www.moga.mo.gov/mostatutes/stathtml/37600012241.HTML)

In the state of Kansas, any large-group health insurance policy, medical service plan, contract, or health maintenance organization that provides coverage for accident and health services and is issued or renewed on or after January 1, 2015 should provide coverage for the diagnosis and treatment of autism in any covered individual whose age is less than 12 years.  (Kan. Stat. Ann 75-6624, 40-2, 103, and 40-19C09 http://www.asha.org/Advocacy/state/States-Specific-Autism-Mandates/#MO)