No Surprises Act passed to eliminate balance billing.

The No Surprises Act Part 2 – Second Interim Final Rule Released

By Raul Neyra / November 18, 2021 / 0 Comments

Reading Time: 6 minutes Background In part one, we discussed exactly what the “No Surprises Act” (NSA) is.  Passed as part of the Consolidation Appropriations Act of 2021 in December of 2020, the NSA is aimed at eliminating large unexpected or surprise medical bills. Those bills usually come from one of three sources – 1) an emergency where a […]

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The No Surprises Act

The No Surprises Act – What Is It?

By Raul Neyra / November 8, 2021 / 0 Comments

Reading Time: 4 minutes In a Kaiser Family Foundation survey, data showed that one-third of insured patients had received a surprise medical bill in the past two years. An additional 67% said they had concerns about receiving a surprise medical bill.  Data from Health Care Cost Institute showed that even when being treated at an in-network facility, one in […]

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