County Health Department

It is a wonderful idea if deciding to go to a water or theme park for the day to pack some food together to take with you. There are millions of uninsured patients who are unable to pay their hospital bills. This is very important for groups that have risk-based contracts with private payers and for those who serve patients who are covered by Medicare. It is fully supported that a patient’s financial need is not a barrier to health care.\n\nThe government regards any type of incentive for a referral as a potential violation of this law because the opportunity to reap financial benefits may tempt providers to make referrals that are not medically necessary, thereby driving up healthcare costs and potentially putting patient’s health at risk.\n\nNo matter what the size of a business, whether it has just two employees or is comprised of a small organization with a group of 50 working heads, both these units qualify as a small business and hence are eligible to be granted with affordable small business group health insurance plans.\n\nWhether you purchase the plan directly from the insurance company or you purchase it from an agent, the price must be the same, provided the plans are quoted with the same data, such as area, ages, number of people to be insured. The most common choice is between a Master’s in Public Health degree and a Master’s in Healthcare Administration degree.\n\nEach establishment will pay a $20.00 registration fee on an annual basis and are valid from January 1 through December 31. Anyone interested in receiving more information about the new legislation or to get sample forms for their customers can contact their local health department.