Most of us will end up in an emergency room at some point. And when we do, we’ll probably have no choice which physicians treat us and no ability to ensure they are part of our insurance company’s network of
This week, NBC 5 in Dallas/Fort Worth did a two-part investigative story on a Texas family’s repeated trouble with balance billing. Melinda Allen went to the emergency room of a Fort Worth hospital with what she thought was appendicitis.
A couple of bills filed this session address “balance billing” in health insurance. HB 3270 by Rep. Smithee puts into state law important new consumer protections against balance billing first adopted by the Texas Department of Insurance through