US Patient Groups Give Thumbs-Up to Rule Against Surprise Billing

US Patient Groups Give Thumbs-Up to Rule Against Surprise Billing

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US Patient Groups Give Thumbs-Up to Rule Against Surprise Billing

The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) is applauding the Biden administration for announcing a rule to protect consumers from surprise medical billing, in a joint statement with 26 other U.S. patient organizations. The interim final rule will implement patient protections required by the No Surprises Act. Surprise billing occurs when patients unexpectedly receive bills for emergency and non-emergency care from healthcare providers outside of their insurance plan’s network. According to a 2020 study, nearly…

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