States Response to COVID/PPE Fees

Similar to our efforts to monitor payer programs for PPE reimbursements, we are keeping an eye on how states are responding to consumer complaints about PPE fees. Here is our current listing:

Pennsylvania

PA warns dental providers over PPE fees. PA Insurance Commissioner advised insurers to review agreements w/ providers to make sure patients aren’t being billed inappropriately. Article here, https://zcu.io/Tr9F

Read the full notice here, https://zcu.io/UjoJ

Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico House of Representatives passes a bill banning dentists from charging a PPE fee for COVID to patients. Instead, they are working to have insurance companies cover D1999 for PPE.

Read the article here, https://zcu.io/FYsU

Maryland

The Maryland Attorney General issued an advisory letter regarding potential violations of the Consumer Protection Act for charging for PPE. Read the release here.

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Similar to our efforts to monitor payer programs for PPE reimbursements, we are keeping an eye on how states are responding to consumer complaints about PPE fees. Here is our current listing:

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PA warns dental providers over PPE fees. PA Insurance Commissioner advised insurers to review agreements w/ providers to make sure patients aren’t being billed inappropriately. Article here, https://zcu.io/Tr9F

Read the full notice here, https://zcu.io/UjoJ

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Puerto Rico House of Representatives passes a bill banning dentists from charging a PPE fee for COVID to patients. Instead, they are working to have insurance companies cover D1999 for PPE.

Read the article here, https://zcu.io/FYsU

Maryland

The Maryland Attorney General issued an advisory letter regarding potential violations of the Consumer Protection Act for charging for PPE. Read the release here.

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Similar to our efforts to monitor payer programs for PPE reimbursements, we are keeping an eye on how states are responding to consumer complaints about PPE fees. Here is our current listing:

Pennsylvania

PA warns dental providers over PPE fees. PA Insurance Commissioner advised insurers to review agreements w/ providers to make sure patients aren’t being billed inappropriately. Article here, https://zcu.io/Tr9F

Read the full notice here, https://zcu.io/UjoJ

Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico House of Representatives passes a bill banning dentists from charging a PPE fee for COVID to patients. Instead, they are working to have insurance companies cover D1999 for PPE.

Read the article here, https://zcu.io/FYsU

Maryland

The Maryland Attorney General issued an advisory letter regarding potential violations of the Consumer Protection Act for charging for PPE. Read the release here.

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Similar to our efforts to monitor payer programs for PPE reimbursements, we are keeping an eye on how states are responding to consumer complaints about PPE fees. Here is our current listing:

Pennsylvania

PA warns dental providers over PPE fees. PA Insurance Commissioner advised insurers to review agreements w/ providers to make sure patients aren’t being billed inappropriately. Article here, https://zcu.io/Tr9F

Read the full notice here, https://zcu.io/UjoJ

Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico House of Representatives passes a bill banning dentists from charging a PPE fee for COVID to patients. Instead, they are working to have insurance companies cover D1999 for PPE.

Read the article here, https://zcu.io/FYsU

Maryland

The Maryland Attorney General issued an advisory letter regarding potential violations of the Consumer Protection Act for charging for PPE. Read the release here.

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