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The No Surprises Act

The No Surprises Act went into effect on January 1, 2022.

This act:

  • Protects patients from receiving surprise medical bills resulting from gaps in coverage for emergency services and certain services provided by out-of-network clinicians at in-network facilities, including by air ambulances.
  • Holds patients liable only for their in-network cost-sharing amount, while giving providers and insurers an opportunity to negotiate reimbursement.
  • Allows providers and insurers to access an independent dispute resolution process in the event disputes arise around reimbursement. The legislation does not set a benchmark reimbursement amount.
  • Requires both providers and health plans to assist patients in accessing health care cost information.

To review the information on the Surprise Billing Act and your right to receive a good faith estimate, please click on the links below. If you have questions, please call us at 402-768-9020.

 

Surprise Billing Disclosure

Right to Receive a Good Faith Estimate