Good news for consumers "Hospitals Require pricing to be displayed"

December 28, 2020

"Effective January 1, 2021, hospitals operating in the United States are required to have detailed pricing information prominently displayed on their websites. They must post their standard charges online. Standard charges are 'the regular rate[s] established by the hospital for an item or service provided to a specific group of paying patients.' ... These include the hospital's gross charges, payer-specific negotiated charges, de-identified minimum and maximum negotiated charges, and discounted cash prices."  Google for more information