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Doctors urge CMS to issue rule on premium grace period
Modern Healthcare

The Obama administration and the CMS recently issued a flood of new regulations implementing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. But healthcare providers are saying at least one more rule is needed.

Physician organizations are calling for the CMS to codify its recommendations on notifying providers about patients who have not paid their premiums on time for subsidized insurance plans purchased on exchanges and are in the first month of a 90-day grace period.