AAOS, NASS PRAISE HEALTHCARE STICKER SHOCK LEGISLATION
By Admin | July 19, 2019
Both the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the North American Spine Society (NASS) have praised an extremely rare tri-partisan Washington initiative (Democrats and Republican in Congress; President Trump) to act on the sometimes-huge surprise medical bills patients receive after surgery.
At the same time, Trump was expected to issue an executive order, possibly this work week (May 28-31) which would require caregivers to publicly post prices and might send the Justice Department after so-called regional health care monopolies (see below).
For more information please read, AAOS, NASS PRAISE HEALTHCARE STICKER SHOCK LEGISLATION, by Orthopedics This Week.