How effective has the new requirement for hospitals to publish procedure costs been in improving price transparency?
Before diving into this one, here’s a little background on the topic. As a potential solution for improving price transparency in […]
I’ll start by saying this is a topic that’s getting more attention than ever before from all parties involved, including health […]
In reviewing two separate health claims for the same MRI procedure, how can the charges be so drastically different?
We see cases of this all the time. The same procedure is performed at two different locations (sometimes within just a […]
Before getting into the details of how it works, let me explain one of the fundamental reasons why reference-based pricing (RBP) […]
Most health-related tests and procedures aren’t exactly what you’d consider to be small, everyday expenses, are they? No matter your health […]
This has long been one of the hot-button questions in health care. What should my medical care cost? Here’s the problem: […]