02 Apr Utilization Review Bill Set for House this week!
Provider Stability Act Moves Forward. In a successful week for medical providers, the Provider Stability Act passed out of Senate Commerce and a House subcommittee. The bill, an initiative by TMA is being supported by TOS, THA and other medical provider groups now heads to the Senate floor and the House full committee on Banking and Insurance. Additionally, the Transparency in Utilization Review Act is set for action on the House floor on Thursday. It has already passed the Senate and nears passage. The success of these two important pieces of legislation marks new an era where medical providers have successfully lobbied meaningful legislation against the insurance lobby.