Archive for November 2nd, 2020

Transparency Rule Mandates Employers Provide Internet Based Cost Information

Monday, November 2nd, 2020

SOURCE: HR Policy Association

“The final rule requires employers to have their third-party administrators publicly disclose detailed health care pricing data. It also mandates that employers make available to health plan participants an internet-based self-service tool that provides price and personalized out-of-pocket cost information.

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Hospitals Claim Pricing Transparency Will Increase HealthCare Costs

Monday, November 2nd, 2020

SOURCE: Health Affairs Blog

“Insurer stakeholders quickly panned the new rule, arguing that it is unnecessary and will lead to higher (not lower) health care prices.

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