Stimulus bill to rid patients of 'surprise' medical bills


Who have private health insurance will see the nasty shock of surprise medical bills virtually gone thanks to the coronavirus compromise passed by Congress. The charges that can run from hundreds to tens of thousands of dollars come from doctors and hospitals that are outside the network of a patient's health insurance plan. It's estimated that one in five emergency visits and one in six out patient admissions will trigger a surprise bill. Although lawmakers from both parties long agreed that the practice was not abusive Billing, Ah, lobbying war between doctors and insurers. Thwarted a compromise and

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