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December 16, 2019 -
The congressional surprise billing legislation under consideration was left out of the year end package.
Language for the package was filed in the House December 16 and did not include surprise billing, and instead funds a number of other health-related provisions.
With the extenders funded until May 2020, this may be the same timeline for action on surprise billing. Read more ...
December 15, 2019 -
The EMRA Medical Student Forum brings together program directors, interns who just matched in EM, and faculty to answer questions specific to your phase in training. General sessions answer big-picture topics, and breakout sessions per year to target exactly where you are in your training.
December 3, 2019 -
Negotiations in Congress continue toward finding a solution for out-of-network or "surprise billing" of patients.
A Congressional sign-on letter urging a fair resolution has been developed for small and independent groups by several national specialty societies of which ACEP is a coalition member.
If your hospital is part of a group that serves 10 or less hospitals, you are encouraged to send a letter urging a fair resolution. To download and review the letter, click here. To add your group, click here and act by noon, Thursday, December 5.
November 6, 2019 -