A small uproar over provider networks in public insurance exchanges in Washington state has led to a proposed, controversial fix that, if adopted, has implications for other states, providers and insurers facing similar situations.
It looks like exchange enrollment might meet the CBO's expectations after all. But exchanges and insurers will have a lot of post-operative challenges, not to mention the fight to survive in some states.
Put a price tag on procrastination. Early communication can foster a healthy relationship with payers to create faster responses both before and during the claims process. Here are questions to help you start.