medical bills

  • Bill to Stop Surprise Medical Bills Advances in CA Legislature

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – When you go to an emergency room, you often don’t have a say in choosing the hospital – and sometimes, patients get slapped with huge “surprise” bills if it is out-of-network with their insurance provider. On Tuesday, the state Assembly Committee on Health passed legislation to...
  • Changes in the medical bills

    Key Votes on Surprise Medical Bills & Drug Prices

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Several bills aimed at protecting health-care consumers face do-or-die votes this week in Sacramento. On August 10th the State Assembly Appropriations Committee heard Senate Bill 1010, which would force drug companies to justify significant prescription-drug price hikes and give notice of...