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TAG: PRICE TRANSPARENCY


Making General Groves Proud

A proposed rule from HSS would require hospitals to publish not only their list prices, but also the contracted rates actually paid to them by commercial insurers.

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Gag Orders

The continued push for price transparency is a good thing, but requirements on providers must be matched with similar obligations of payers.

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Blue Jeans, Scrap Metal and Mammograms

A new study shows wild variation in prices across three basic radiology exams and raises the question as to what price transparency will do to pricing over time.

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Guroo

A powerful new website built on the claims from several major payers makes comparing prices for many healthcare services easier than ever. Transparency marches forward.

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Can I Get a Quote on a 99214?

Consumers are getting more educated about how to price shop for healthcare services. Your practice better be ready to field the phone call from someone wanting a quote.

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ALN

Tim Coan, ALN’s CEO, writes an insightful and witty blog once a week about a variety of topics relevant to independent physician practices.

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