John S. Carton, Ph.D., ABPP
Under Section 2799B-6 of the Public Health Service Act, health care providers and health care facilities
are required to provide a good faith estimate of expected charges for items and services to individuals
who are not enrolled in a plan or coverage or a Federal health care program, or not seeking to file a
claim with their plan or coverage both orally and in writing, upon request or at the time of scheduling
health care items and services.
For more information on this ACT:
Visit CMS.gov/nosurprises, or call the Help Desk at 1-800-985-3059 for more information. TTY users can call 1-800-985-3059.