Price Transparency

Nov 5, 2020
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ hospital price transparency final rule is effective Jan. 1, 2021. This rule, among other things, requires hospitals to disclose their privately negotiated rates with health insurers, discounted cash prices and gross charges.
Oct 30, 2020
Issue The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) hospital price transparency final rule, issued Nov. 14, 2019, will require hospitals to provide an out-of-pocket price estimator tool or information on 300 “shoppable” services for patients as well as disclose their privately…
Oct 29, 2020
The Departments of Health and Human Services, Treasury and Labor today released a final rule imposing new transparency requirements on non-grandfathered group health plans and issuers of non-grandfathered health insurance coverage in the individual and group markets.
Oct 29, 2020
The Departments of Health and Human Services, Treasury and Labor released its transparency-in-coverage final rule imposing new requirements upon group health plans and issuers of health insurance coverage in the individual and group markets.
Oct 27, 2020
UCHealth – Aurora, Colo. Innovative Tools Help Consumers Estimate Out-of-pocket Expenses UCHealth is an innovator in providing individualized outof- pocket cost estimates that are specific to patients’ own insurance situations via its online patient portal, mobile app and through a dedicated call…
Oct 27, 2020
n 2017, Memorial Healthcare System (MHS) launched an online tool for prospective patients to determine their out-ofpocket costs in advance of scheduling a procedure.
Oct 27, 2020
Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) piloted a variety of tools to provide consumers with real-time out-of-pocket health care estimates at four of its hospitals in Northeastern Wisconsin.
Oct 27, 2020
AdventHealth – Altamonte Springs, Fla. Rebranding Initiative Propelled AdventHealth to Provide Consumers More Price Transparency The AHA’s Members in Action series highlights how hospitals and health systems are implementing new value-based strategies to improve health care affordability. This…