NAHU Washington Update 10/1/2021

NAHU Washington Update 10/1/2021
Federal Agencies Release Second Installment of Surprise-Billing Regulations
The second interim final rule released yesterday mainly deals with the process to settle out-of-network payment disputes that will arise between providers and payers in addition to outlining requirements for healthcare cost estimates for uninsured individuals… Read More
Democratic Infighting Delays Reconciliation Process
Those on the progressive side have vowed to vote against the bipartisan INVEST bill, which is seen as more of a pure infrastructure package, if their desired provisions do not make it into the partisan reconciliation bill. Since the margin for passage in the House is so steep, progressive lawmakers have the power to defeat the measure… Read More
Urge Your Members of Congress to Support the Commonsense Reporting Act
This bipartisan bill will provide much-needed relief for employers seeking to comply with the reporting requirements under section 6055 and 6056 for enforcement of the ACA’s individual and employer mandates. NAHU has long sought these reforms and we look forward to… Read More