The Best Practices for Resolution of Medical Accounts are designed to bring fairness, clarity, and consistency to the medical debt collection process. They provide guidance on resolving financial obligations before, during, and after a patient visits a hospital or other healthcare setting.

Access the media release.

Read the Medical Debt Task Force report, Best Practices for Resolution of Medical Accounts

View highlights of the best practices. 

Read statements of support

Learn how the best practices were developed.

To learn more or arrange an interview, contact HFMA media relations.