As committee Democrats hash out surprise billing policy . . .

Ways & Means Not Discussing Air Ambulances Surprise Billing Fix

By Ariel Cohen / September 11, 2019 at 6:13 PM
House Ways & Means Committee Democrats are finalizing their surprise medical billing legislation, and, although the committee hasn’t settled on a payment rate, Chairman Richard Neal (D-MA) told reporters the Democrats are not discussing an air ambulance fix. The chairman also said the committee may not mark up a bill until as late as October, but he and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) will meet tomorrow and may decide on a markup date then. Right now, only the House Energy...

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