Hospital Regulations - Estimate of Payment Amount for Which Patient will be Responsible
Purpose of legislation
Requires every hospital to furnish a patient scheduled to receive an elective procedure, test, or service to be performed by the hospital, upon his request or the request of his legally authorized representative made no less than three days in advance of the date on which such elective procedure, test, or service is scheduled to be performed, with an estimate of the payment amount for which the participant will be responsible for such elective procedure, test, or service.
|Legislation mandating a change||Chap 49 (2016)|
|VAC chapters to be amended|
|Associated Regulatory Actions||No regulatory action has been filed.|
|Deadline for the regulation to become effective||11/1/2016|