TITLE

Revamp of IRS rules urged

AUTHOR(S)
Evans, Melanie
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;5/2/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 18, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a network of not-for-profit hospitals is urging the U.S. Internal Revenue Services to revise its guidelines on reporting billing and financial aid policies under the healthcare reform act. The hospital network that includes the American Hospital Association is claiming that the required reporting is burdensome and redundant and is calling for a clear useable guidelines. It was reported that the free and discounted care for low income patients has been a flashpoint politically among these advocacy groups. INSET: DEAR IRS.
ACCESSION #
60498027

 

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