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Now is the Time to Prepare for the No Surprises Act

USA - November 29 2021 The Federal No Surprises Act (“the Act”) will go into effect for healthcare providers and health plans beginning January 1, 2022. With an eye toward…

Stacy Harper

No Surprises Act: Good Faith Estimate for Self-Pay Patients

USA - November 5 2021 In addition to protecting insured patients from out-of-network costs, the No Surprises Act implements protections for uninsured or self-pay patients…

Stacy Harper

Public Health and Social Services Emergency Fund Payments

USA - April 13 2020 Many healthcare providers received an unanticipated cash infusion on or around April 10, 2020 (“Emergency Fund Payment”). Accompanying the payments…

State Disaster Management Plans Impact Hospital Response to COVID-19 Outbreak

USA - April 10 2020 One of the most heavily-debated legal and ethical issues to arise during the current COVID-19 outbreak is what methodology a hospital should use to…

Shannon M. Bond, Donn Herring, Ayesha Mehdi, Michael (Mike) Murphy, Karen D. Olson, Kristen Petry, Troy Rackham

Prohibition on Beneficiary Inducements Hinders Rural Hospital Efforts to Aid Communities During COVID-19 Outbreak

USA - April 2 2020 During times of national or local crisis, people often look to the pillars of their communities, local employers, charities and other…

Donn Herring