This week, an op-ed written by DHA President & CEO Wayne Smith and Marcy Jack, Chief Quality & Safety Officer for Beebe Healthcare urged the Delaware Senate to pass HB 144 to protect health care workers from violent assaults.
HB 286 Protects Patients from Medical Bills for Inadvertent Out-of-Network Services. The bill builds on existing Delaware law that protects patients from surprise bills arising from Emergency Department access of services and expands these protections to services received from non-network providers at in-network facilities.
House Passes HB 144 to Protect All Health Care Workers from Assault
An article by DHA President & CEO Wayne Smith, entitled “Delaware Hospitals Make Significant Investments in Value” is featured in the December 2019 issue of the Delaware Journal of Public Health.