From Modern Healthcare News: California’s health insurers trade group is supporting the prohibition on reimbursing providers on “never events”.
The board for the California Association of Health Plans unanimously passed a decision in favor of no longer paying for eight never events.
The California Association is also endorsing a bill that would prohibit providers from billing payers for adverse events that cause the death or injury of a patient.
Read more on press release:
Rebecca Vesely’s, “ Calif. insurers back measure on ‘never events’ ”