TITLE

PROMPT PAY STATUTES SHOULD BE INTERPRETED TO GRANT PROVIDERS A PRIVATE RIGHT OF ACTION TO SEEK ENFORCEMENT AGAINST PAYORS

AUTHOR(S)
Nussbaum, Monica E.
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Winter2005, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p205
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the passage of a legislation requiring specific third party health care payors to pay providers on a timely basis. Importance of regulating the payment policies and practices of third party payors; Impact of payment policies on the quality of care, cost of health care and access to health care; Ability of health providers to initiate and sustain causes of breach of contractual obligations.
ACCESSION #
17598726

 

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