Columbus is host to the National Hockey League All Star game this week-end. The NHL showcase will bring thousands fans and visitors to the city as well as international media attention.
Adults with autism struggle to find medical professionals who understand their needs. And the demand will continue to grow. That’s why some in the Central Ohio health care community direct their expertise to helping autistic adults.
Gov. John Kasich has filed paperwork with the federal government to require insurers cover autism treatment for Ohio children.
Ohio is moving to make sure health insurance plans will cover treatment and services for children with autism.
Ohio House has approved bills that would require health insurance companies to cover the treatment of autism and diabetes.
The Ohio House of Representatives is poised to approve a bill that would force health insurance companies to cover treatment for autism. But even before the House floor vote, there’s plenty of debate over the proposal. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen reports.