Last December's surprise billing law goes into effect in January 2022, and HHS has been rolling out regulations and guidance documents. Generally, it caps payments to out of network providers at the median of a payer's in-network rates. 360Dx had an August subscription article on implications for labs (here).
New news. AMA and AHA file a lawsuit against HHS regarding misguided implementation of the law.
- Press release here.
- AMA says No Surprises Act bad, here.
- Kaiser Health News here.
- Fierce Healthcare here.
- Healthcare Finance News here.