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HHS price transparency efforts may decode only sliver of total spending

Dive Brief: A new analysis by the large payer-backed Health Care Cost Institute concludes the Trump administration’s efforts at pushing price transparency may cover just a sliver of services obtained by patients. Altogether, CMS specifies 70 services out of 300 for which hospitals will have to provide price data beginning next year. Hospitals can determine the… Read More »

Trump administration proposes first rule on health-care cost transparency – Washington Post

The Trump administration proposed a rule Monday that would require hospitals to post online the health-care prices they have negotiated with insurers, about a month after President Trump signed an executive order aiming to give Americans more information about the cost of health services. Health insurers and providers have fiercely opposed having to publicly reveal… Read More »