APA Center for Organizational Excellence: Episode: October 2009

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Episode 10: "October 2009"

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Duration: 23:55

Episode 10

Ronald E. Bachman, F.S.A., M.A.A.A.

Summary

The Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act. Learn what it means for employee benefits in your organization. In our featured interview, Ron Bachman explains the Wellstone-Domenici Parity Act and the steps employers can take to optimize outcomes for employees and the organization, while implementing the changes required by the law. Also, an update on recent developments from the Psychologically Healthy Workplace Program.

Details

  • 00:00 – Opening
  • 01:43 – Psychologically Healthy Workplace Program Update
  • 05:08 – Featured Interview – Ronald E. Bachman, F.S.A., M.A.A.A.
  • 22:50 – Closing

Host

David W. Ballard, PsyD, MBA, Assistant Executive Director for Corporate Relations and Business Strategy, American Psychological Association (APA) and APA Practice Organization

Featured Interview

Ronald E. Bachman, F.S.A., M.A.A.A., Healthcare Visions, Inc.

Additional Information About the Wellstone-Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act

More Ways to Connect with the Psychologically Healthy Workplace Program Online

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