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Friday, August 23, 9 am – 10:30 am More than half of all states have enacted some level of legal protections against “surprise” balance medical bills and Congress is now considering a federal approach to address this issue. This session highlights states with enacted surprise billing protections at various stages of implementation, and their approaches […]
Surprise medical balance bills – charges for unexpected, out-of-network medical care – affect thousands of consumers each year. These bills can leave consumers stuck with hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars in unexpected medical expenses. States are taking the lead in cracking down on surprise balance bills, passing consumer protection laws that range from strict […]
Information below references federal bills developed prior to January 2019. For an updated version of this chart, click here.