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Law & Ethics: No Surprises Act: What MFTs Need to Know

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Course Description:
As a result of the federal No Surprises Act, all health care providers and health care facilities licensed, certified or approved by the state must provide “good faith estimates” of expected charges for services and items offered to uninsured and self-pay patients. During her 1-hour presentation, CAMFT Staff Attorney, Sara Jasper, will give an overview of the No Surprises Act, explain the requirements for good faith estimates, and offer information that will enable MFTs to develop compliant practices and policies.


Clinical/Affiliate: $25
Prelicense: $20
Non-member: $35

Credit Hours:
1 Hours

Learning Objectives:
The presentation will provide an overview of:
  • Identify the types of professionals and entities who/that must comply with the Act and the good faith estimate regulations
  • Describe the requirements for good faith estimates
  • Develop policies and practices that comply with the Act and the regulations related to good faith estimates
The user acknowledges that the workshops, handouts, and related course materials contained therein are intended for educational purposes only, and should not be considered to be legal advice or a substitute for legal or clinical consultation. These presentations address issues that are multi-faceted, and the user should not assume that the courses discuss every law, regulation, or ethical code that may be relevant to the subject matter. Legal and ethical standards are subject to change and it is always prudent to check to see whether a particular law, regulation, or ethical standard may have changed.

This course satisfies the Law and Ethics course requirement for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs and LEPs which is required for each license renewal cycle

Refunds/Cancellations: CAMFT does not offer refunds for On-Demand Library purchases.