Healthcare: Federal Council enacts measures to curb cost growth

2 December 2021 – The first cost containment measures regarding the compulsory healthcare insurance (OKP) will come into force on 1 January 2022. This was decided by the Federal Council at its meeting on 3 December 2021. In future, all insured persons will receive a copy of their bill, a national tariff organisation will be established in the outpatient sector and a maximum fine will be set for sanctions.

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