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April 19, 2021
OLYMPIA (AP) — Health benefit plans would have to reimburse health care providers a set amount for personal protective equipment for the duration of the coronavirus pandemic under a measure signed Friday by Gov. Jay Inslee.
Some providers in the state, including dentists, have been billing insurance for the extra protective equipment they've had to use during the pandemic. But not all insurers cover the fee, which means the extra cost falls to patients.
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