Revenue CycleWith Price Transparency in The Limelight, How Much Are Patients Really Paying? Report Says $2,873 a Day
Patients in the most affordable state still must work 269 hours to pay off an average hospital stay bill.
Revenue CycleProviders Favored in Some States' No Surprises Act Resolution Process
State systems that are friendlier to providers have inflationary potential by driving up awards and health costs.
Revenue CycleMajor Associations Rally in Support of TMA's Newest Surprise Billing Lawsuit
A handful of medical associations and groups show support to the Texas Medical Association (TMA), again.
Revenue CycleTMA issues new legal challenge on surprise medical billing arbitration
The Texas Medical Association filed its second lawsuit in less than a year against the US Department of Health and...
Revenue CycleSurprise medical bill rule lawsuit heading toward Texas court
Medical providers are putting all their eggs in one basket by moving to support a federal lawsuit filed in Texas...
Revenue CycleMedical Groups Renew Challenge to IDR Provision of Surprise Billing Rule
Providers are still unhappy with the government's final rule regarding the No Surprises Act's independent dispute resolution (IDR) process.
Revenue CycleWhat is the No Surprises Act?
Unexpected medical bills can be a shock to the system, but Congress has tried to tackle the issue of surprise...
Revenue CycleCMS Urged to Lighten Rev Cycle Staff Burden
Hospital groups are asking CMS to avoid added advanced explanation of benefits (AEOB) burdens.
PayerPayers to Fully Cover Forensic Exams for Sexual Assault Victims in New Bill
The legislation would protect victims who would otherwise be forced to pay surprise costs out-of-pocket.
Revenue CycleNo Surprises Act Could Lead to Uptick in Emergency Department Visits
Research shows patients are more willing to utilize emergency services when unexpected bills are not a concern.
Revenue Cycle2023 surprise billing final rule implements the No Surprises Act
HHS recently released final rules for implementing components of the No Surprises Act. These rules expand upon several provisions of...
Revenue CycleNo Surprises Act FAQ Tackles Surprise Billing Provisions
The recently published FAQ addresses questions related to the implementation of the No Surprises Act.