Lisa Grost http://michiganradio.org en Michigan rolls out plan to address autism needs http://michiganradio.org/post/michigan-rolls-out-plan-address-autism-needs <p>Last year, <a href="http://www.michiganradio.org/post/autism-coverage-signed-law-michigan-lt-gov-calley">Michigan enacted a law that requires insurance companies to cover childhood autism treatments</a>.</p><p>Today, the Michigan Department of Community Health will roll out its autism coverage plan.</p><p>There are about 50,000 people in Michigan with autism. &nbsp;It’s a disorder that effects communication and social skills. Mon, 18 Mar 2013 14:53:14 +0000 Rick Pluta 11734 at http://michiganradio.org Michigan rolls out plan to address autism needs