SURPRISE BILL RULES
GO INTO EFFECT MARCH 31ST
Beginning March 31, there will be a brand new process for out of network physicians to be paid by an insurance company who provide “emergency” patient care or where such physicians’ involvement in a patient’s treatment in a hospital or ambulatory surgical center is considered to b e a “surprise” to the patient.
Surprise bill circumstances include:
- a participating doctor was not available
- a non-participating doctor provided without the patient’s knowledge; or
- unforeseen medical circumstances arose at the time the health care services were provided.
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Annual Meeting and Installation of Officers 2015
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Hyatt Regency Buffalo
2 Fountain Plaza, Buffalo, 14202
Keynote Speaker: Carl Paladino, CEO Ellicott Development Company