SENATE BILL 12-134BY SENATOR(S) Aguilar, Boyd, Carroll, Foster, Nicholson, Bacon, Giron,Guzman, Mitchell, Morse, Schwartz, Steadman;also REPRESENTATIVE(S) Acree, Casso, Court, Ferrandino, Fields,Fischer, Hamner, Hullinghorst, Jones, Kagan, Kefalas, Kerr A., Kerr J.,Labuda, Lee, Levy, Massey, Miklosi, Pabon, Pace, Peniston, Schafer S.,Singer, Summers, Todd, Tyler, Vigil, Williams A., Young.C
ONCERNING FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE IN
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Colorado:
In Colorado Revised Statutes,
25-3-112. Hospitals - charges for the uninsured - collectionsprotection - charity care information.
ACH HOSPITAL SHALL MAKEINFORMATION AVAILABLE TO EACH PATIENT ABOUT THE HOSPITAL
AND PAYMENT PLAN POLICIES
ACHHOSPITAL SHALL COMMUNICATE THIS INFORMATION IN A CLEAR ANDUNDERSTANDABLE MANNER AND IN LANGUAGES APPROPRIATE TO THECOMMUNITIES AND PATIENTS THE HOSPITAL SERVES
HE HOSPITAL SHALL
OST THE INFORMATION CONSPICUOUSLY ON ITS WEB SITE
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