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CONSERVATIVE GROUPS FORM COALITION TO FIGHT SPECIFIC ‘SURPRISE’ BILL FIX

CONSERVATIVE GROUPS FORM COALITION TO FIGHT SPECIFIC ‘SURPRISE’ BILL FIX

Fourteen conservative groups are banding together to oppose any proposal that deploys a federal benchmark to resolve billing disputes between insurers and doctors — a solution physician and hospital groups have spent millions to also oppose, Rachel Roubein reports.

Taxpayer, Consumer Groups Launch Coalition Against Healthcare Rate-Setting

Taxpayer, Consumer Groups Launch Coalition Against Healthcare Rate-Setting

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Taxpayers Protection Alliance (TPA) announced the launch of the “Coalition Against Rate-Setting” and a new website (noratesetting.org) that will fight against government attempts to meddle in the U.S. healthcare system.

California’s surprise billing “fix” compromises care for millions of patients

California’s surprise billing “fix” compromises care for millions of patients

In the People’s Republic of California, delivering and receiving healthcare is akin to paying a visit to the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). It didn’t have to be this way; there are more than 50,000 talented doctors statewide eager to give consumers quality healthcare at a competitive prices. But, like most parts of the Golden […]

Op-Ed: Federal price controls devastate rural America

Op-Ed: Federal price controls devastate rural America Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-Louisiana Susan Walsh | AP

Rural America faces a unique set of challenges, as populations get older and young people flee to urban areas. Despite being responsible for most of the challenges facing rural America, federal policymakers and pundits have proposed “fixes” to the plight of sparsely populated counties, arguing relentlessly for subsidies and regulations to reinvigorate rural America. But […]