Revamp of IRS rules urged

Evans, Melanie
May 2011
Modern Healthcare;5/2/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 18, p8
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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.


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