Louisiana Legislature passes consumer protection bill in the wake of our ‘Cracking the Code’ work

Filed Under: Costs, Patients, Providers

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Louisiana Legislature passes consumer protection bill in the wake of our ‘Cracking the Code’ work

A bill requiring that people be notified in advance of potential balance billing at a health care facility in Louisiana passed the Legislature in Baton Rouge and was signed into law by the governor. While we aren’t able to say that our work in New Orleans was the cause of the bill’s passage, we did […]

For some Louisiana health insurers, explanations of benefits are anything but: NOLA.com

Filed Under: Costs, Health plans, Patients

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“When people go to the supermarket, they expect prices to be clearly posted in the store and then listed in an itemized receipt at checkout. If shoppers notice they’ve been overcharged for a carton of milk, they assume the cashier will issue them a refund on the spot.” our partner Jed Lipinski writes over at […]