Lack of compliance and central repository creating laborious manual processes
The American Hospital Association (AHA) was hoping for intervention from the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals as the Price Transparency rule requiring hospitals to publicize rates goes into effect Friday, January 1, 2021. The AHA filed for an emergency notion to block the rule from going into effect, citing hospitals are overwhelmed with COVID-19 vaccine distribution and record-high caseloads of COVID-19.
Below are some of the key healthcare-related provisions in the legislation, including a detailed breakdown of the provisions related to funding for healthcare providers under the COVID-19 Provider Relief Fund (PRF).
In this podcast, we sat down with Thomas Campanella, Healthcare Executive in Residence at Baldwin Wallace University, to understand how developing a framework to bring together different political perspectives into a common healthcare policy benefits society and all Americans.