2017 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Governor Kate Brown for Department of Consumer and Business Services)|
|Regular Sponsors:||(Presession Filed)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to claims for reimbursement of the cost of health care services; declaring an emergency.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Prohibits health care provider or participating health care facility from balance billing patient covered by health benefit plan or health care service contract for services provided at participating health care facility.
Requires insurer and health care service contractor to reimburse nonparticipating provider at rate that is reasonable and customary. Requires insurer and health care service contractor to have process to resolve dispute regarding reimbursement paid to nonparticipating provider] specified rates. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||Has Minimal Fiscal Impact|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In Senate Committee|
|Current Committee:||Senate Committee On Health Care|