Surprise Medical Bills, Policymakers Panel

A group of health care advisers and insurance commissioners at the Brookings Institution discussed approaches to eliminate surprise… read more

A group of health care advisers and insurance commissioners at the Brookings Institution discussed approaches to eliminate surprise out-of-network medical bills. Panelists shared real-life examples of how many consumers are faced with these additional payments, often associated with emergency health care costs in hospitals. Recommendations were given on how doctors and insurance companies could communicate better, and what some states are doing to handle the issue. close

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  • Loren Adler Associate Director USC-Brookings Health Policy Initiative
  • Jessica Altman Commissioner Pennsylvania->insurance Department
  • Janette Beyer Senior Health Policy Adviser Washington (State)->Office of the Insurance Commissioner
  • Lauren Block Director National Governors Association->Health Division Program
  • Paul B. Ginsburg Chair Brookings Institution->Health Policy Studies
  • Mark A. Hall Nonresident Senior Fellow Brookings Institution->Center for Health Policy
  • Mary Moody Health Policy Adviser U.S. Senate->Cassidy, B. (R-LA)
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Program ID:
459049-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 22, 2019 | 9:31am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Apr 16, 2019 | 5:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Mar 22, 2019 | 9:31am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 27, 2019 | 10:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 28, 2019 | 4:14am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 16, 2019 | 5:36pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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