Arizona, Virginia, and West Virginia are leading the pack. Bills have been introduced in several states that would effectively ban copay accumulators.
We’re Making a Commitment
Starting this issue we will—over the course of a year—take a look at emergency care. We begin with an overview of just how much of a high-tech miracle the modern ED is. And how frustratingly costly. Then, there’s the origin story about how the roots extend to World War II, when we learned the benefits of speedy care in a hospital. Air ambulances are up next, and an investigation of how this dashing element of rescue causes network issues that often leave patients owing thousands.
More on this. Promise.