MiBiz.com: Legislation Targets Surprise Medical Billing

Posted on September 16, 2019

An article published by MiBiz.com on Sept. 15 provides information on state legislation that seeks to address surprise medical billing in healthcare. The piece reviews a two-bill package in the Michigan House that is endorsed by the Michigan Association of Health Plans and the situations that can involve surprise billing.

Laura Appel, senior vice president and chief innovation officer at the MHA, is featured in the piece talking about the need to remove patients from negotiations between a provider and a health insurer when it comes to payment.

“The payment and the negotiation of that should have nothing to do with the patient,” said Appel.

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