NSA Update: CMS Enforcement on Balance Billing Ban and Good Faith Estimate Requirements

Date: 07/24/24
Time: 2:00-3:30 PM ET

* Please Note: registration closes at 11:59 PM ET the day before the live event. No further registrations will be accepted once registration has been closed *

Live closed captions are available.

Overview: The webinar will offer a discussion of the latest developments in enforcement of No Surprises Act requirements applicable to health care facilities and providers, including the ban on balance billing and the provision of a good faith estimate of expected charges to uninsured and self-pay patients. CMS is contacting facilities and providers to inform them of patient complaints alleging NSA violations and requesting documentation to resolve complaints. Speakers will provide an overview of the types of NSA violations being investigated by CMS and the documentation requested. The webinar will outline steps facilities and providers can take to comply with NSA requirements and avoid complaints or to be prepared in the event of a complaint.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Review the No Surprises Act compliance requirements for facilities and providers
  • Outline the enforcement actions taken by CMS related to NSA compliance requirements
  • Discuss steps facilities and providers can take to be compliant with NSA rules and be prepared to address complaints

Speaker Information:

Jeff Davis, Member, Bass, Berry & Sims PLC

Cara Tucker, Legal Counsel – Regulatory, Ensemble Health Partners


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