• Highlights of the New "Patient's Bill of Rights" Regulations Implementing Key Features of Federal Health Reform
  • July 21, 2010 | Authors: Jennifer Spiegel Berman; Meredith P. Horton; Thora A. Johnson; Martha Jo Wagner
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  • On June 22, 2010, the Departments of Health and Human Services, Labor, and Treasury issued joint interim final regulations addressing some of the consumer protection provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). Labeled a "Patient's Bill of Rights," these regulations implement five key features of PPACA: