Assessing the Impact of Parity in the Large Group Employer-Sponsored Insurance Market: Final Report. APPENDIX A: Definitions of Acronyms and Abbreviations

02/27/2019

Acronym Definition
ASAM American Society of Addiction Medicine
ASPE HHS Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation
AUD Alcohol Use Disorder
 
BH Behavioral Health
 
CCAE Truven Health MarketScan® Commercial Claims and Encounters
CCS Clinical Classifications Softward
 
ED Emergency Department
 
FIL Buccal Film
FR Financial Requirement
 
GDP Gross Domestic Product
GER Glutealextended Release
 
HHS U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
 
ICD-9-CM   International Classification of Diseases, 9th Revision, Clinical Modification
IM Intramuscular
ITS Interrupted Time Series
 
MAT Medication-Assisted Treatment
MH Mental Health
MHPAEA Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008  
MM Mucous Membrane
 
NDC National Drug Code
NQTL Non-Quantitative Treatment Limit
 
OUD Opioid Use Disorder
 
QTL Quantitative Treatment Limit
 
SL Sublingual
SMI Serious Mental Illness
SUD Substance Use Disorder
 
TAB Tablet