How Patients Incur Out-of-Pocket Expenses

Individuals who incur medical debt tend to have it happen in what researchers are calling “dramatic financial shocks” because healthcare expenses are calculated on an annual basis and do not take into consideration that out-of-pocket spending happens in short bursts throughout the year and are not generally spread out. In …

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Medical Debt Collection Overhaul Being Floated in Colorado as Gov. Signs Bill Extending Halt on ‘Extraordinary’ Actions

The following alert and update about legislative activity in Colorado was provided to yesterday by Makyla Moody, with Greenberg Sada & Moody PC, in Englewood, Colo. The Colorado Center on Law and Policy (CCLP) is currently working on a Bill to “reform” medical debt collections in Colorado. Based upon …

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