Employer Groups Call on Congress to End Surprise Billing Once and For All

Today, ERIC joined with 48 other employer groups to call on Congress to end surprise medical billing. In a letter to lawmakers, the groups urged them to include comprehensive protections against surprise medical bills in the next COVID-19 relief package. Specifically, the groups urge lawmakers to end surprise medical billing for all patients through the implementation of fair, market-based payments for out-of-network charges.

Click here to read the letter.


All media inquiries to The ERISA Industry Committee should be directed to:

Kelly Broadway, 202.627.1918, kbroadway@eric.org

About the ERISA Industry Committee
ERIC is a national advocacy organization that exclusively represents large employers that provide health, retirement, paid leave, and other benefits to their nationwide workforces. With member companies that are leaders in every sector of the economy, ERIC advocates on the federal, state, and local levels for policies that promote flexibility and uniformity in the administration of their employee benefit plans.