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INS-031: Physician Payment

Physician Payment: The Wisconsin Medical Society

  • Recognizes the continuing problem of insurance companies failing to pay physicians’ charges as submitted.
  • Supports efforts to educate patients concerning their financial obligation for their care.
  • Supports efforts to work with insurance companies and the Office of the Commissioner of Insurance on the issue of reimbursement for rural physicians. (HOD, 0412)