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I Hate Surprises!

On December 22, 2020
The "No Surprises Act" is a proposed law that relates to "surprise" balance health insurance bills. Click to learn all about what it is and what it isn't.

Simple Negotiations Made Not-So-Simple

On July 23, 2020
Something as simple as a plain old claim negotiation can still develop certain unexpected hiccups. Learn more about how to navigate these with this informative post!

Patients are Increasingly Being Sent to Collections and Finding Themselves In Court – Sued by the Providers That Swore to Protect Them

On September 20, 2019
Court clerks in various geographic regions witnessed an undeniable uptick in the number of lawsuits being filed by hospitals and providers against patients.

Don’t Confuse Appeals with Balance-Billing!

On August 6, 2019

The Reference Based Pricing Stew

On January 17, 2018
Reference-based pricing tends to be something you will love or hate. It is put together like a stew by compiling a ton of different ideas which can result in good stew or a very bland one. It can become very complex due to the industry and other factors. Read more about RBP with The Phia Group

Magical Words in Claim Negotiation: “Please Send Claim Back for Processing”

On July 19, 2017
Jason Davis shares his 15 years experience in healthcare negotiation and offers ways to handle pushback from seemingly abusive providers.

Full Billed Charges: A Question of Geography

On June 21, 2017
Do providers reserve the right to receive full billed charges from your plan? How is your plan set up? Find out with this helpful article.

I Fought The Law and…Unpredictable Results Ensued

On April 12, 2017
Jon Jablon, Esq. discusses whether it's worth the risk to involve legal parties with billing due to unpredictable results. Learn more today.

Bidding Against Themselves: $750K Air Ambulance Claim Adventure

On March 28, 2017
The Phia Group explains the importance of having good legal representation in this case about a $750,000 Air Ambulance Charge. Read more.

Ensuring Cost Containment Success - Member Outreach & Support

On July 31, 2013
On July 31st at 1 PM EST, The Phia Group’s CEO – Attorney Adam V. Russo – and The Phia Group’s Sr. VP and General Counsel – Attorney Ron E. Peck – will address one of the most pressing issues facing our industry today – balance billing.