LEGISLATIVE UPDATE: Price Transparency

Posted by Dave Berry Gate Way Group Contact: David Jackson  Price Transparency in Health Care: The Kansas City Star ran a series of articles in December that zeroed in on hospital employed physicians, facility fees, and price transparency in health care. This week, Senator Jason Holsman (D-Kansas City), filed legislation that would allow patients to[…]

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE: Insurance Navigators

Posted by Dave Berry Gate Way Group Contact: David Jackson  Senate Hears Bill to Tighten Regulations on Navigators: The introduction of health insurance navigators through the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has prompted strong defensive efforts from health insurance agents. Senator Kurt Schaefer (R-Columbia) presented Senate Bill 498 on Tuesday in the Senate Small Business, Insurance,[…]