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Need Immediate Help on Surprise Billing

Please view this two-minute video from CHA President/CEO Carmela Coyle — we have an urgent need for you to write and call your assemblymember by Monday, May 20 about critical changes needed to AB 1611, a bill to address hospital “surprise” billing.

CHA has developed a template letter for members to use. Please email your letter to Dawn Vicari, CHA legislative assistant, at so that it can be hand delivered. To find a representative’s contact information, visit and enter your hospital’s address.