Archive for May 6th, 2014

1,700 Page Rule Recommends Hospital Pricing Transparency

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

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“We believe that providing charge data comparisons is introducing both transparency and accountability to hospital pricing, and we are continuing to pursue opportunities to report on hospital charging practices,” CMS said in its nearly 1,700-page rule.

“1,700 pages? What else is in there?” – Homer G. Farnsworth, M.D.

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