New law means savings on hospital care – learn how



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The office of the Washington Attorney General (AG) hosted this Access Live event to discuss to discuss the state’s new law that significantly expands the availability of financial assistance for hospital bills. The event featured AG Bob Ferguson, Rep. Tarra Simmons (D-Bremerton), and Washington State Assistant Attorney General, Audrey Udashen. The hosts provided information about House Bill 1616, which more than doubles the eligibility of state residents for financial assistance with out-of-pocket health care costs. There was further discussion about who the bill aims to assist, co-payments, and long-term care.