The No Surprises Act has been in place for one full year, but lots of people don’t fully know their protections and how to use this important new law. We collaborated with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on this short tutorial to take full advantage of protections against surprise medical bills.
Watch the video here.
Another resource is our Patient Guide: Surprise medical billing protections you can use now
Senior Director, Health Care Campaigns, U.S. PIRG Education Fund
Patricia directs the health care campaign work for U.S. PIRG and provides support to our state offices for state-based health initiatives. Her prior roles include senior policy advisor at NJ Health Care Quality Institute, associate state director at AARP New Jersey and consumer advocate at NJPIRG. She was appointed to the Ground Ambulance and Patient Billing Advisory Committee in 2022 and works with patient advocates across the U.S. Patricia enjoys walking along the Potomac River and sharing her love of books with friends and family around the world.