The MBAA Blog

The MBAA blog contains an ongoing list of posts meant to provide professional insight into the current events, of the medical billing world, as well as advocacy. Here, Pat Palmer and the MBAA staff will share up-to-date information and thoughts on current events in the industry.

  • ABC Tampa Story on Trauma Activation FeesMarch 11, 2014
    ABC Tampa Story on Trauma Activation Fees

    WFTS ABC Tampa Bay has aired a two-part series on trauma activation fees in the state of Florida which features Pat Palmer of Medical Billing Advocates of America and Medical Recovery Services. Adam Walser reported this feature story, entitled ‘I-Team: Emergency Charges Questioned After 2012 Auto Crash’. Walser teamed with Tampa Bay Times to research…

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  • Los Angeles Times Article Featuring Pat PalmerMarch 5, 2014
    Los Angeles Times Article Featuring Pat Palmer

    The Los Angeles Times has recently published an article featuring Pat Palmer of Medical Billing Advocates of America entitled “When Insurers Don’t Pay for Surgery“, written by Lisa Zamosky. The article tells the story of a man who was denied payment from his health insurance for a necessary surgery which previously had been approved, but…

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  • Pat Palmer Featured on Fox Business on Billing OverchargesFebruary 25, 2014
    Pat Palmer Featured on Fox Business on Billing Overcharges

    Fox Business has recently featured Pat Palmer in a news article written by Donna Fuscaldo, entitled “How to Spot Medical Billing Errors“. In the article, Pat shares her tips on medical bills, why they’re overcharged, and ways to go about fighting the bills. Her expertise is accompanied by Lisa Zamosky, health reform expert from WebMD….

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