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Hospital Price Transparency: Preparing for January 2021

August 20, 2020 Jennifer
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Hospital Price Transparency: Preparing for January 2021
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Hospital Price Transparency: Preparing for January 2021
Aug 20, 2020
Jennifer

The Hospital Price Transparency Final Rule requires hospitals to post a machine-readable file disclosing various charge and rate information for all hospital items and services and to either post charge and rate information for 300 shoppable services in a consumer-friendly format or provide a consumer price estimator tool beginning January 1, 2021.

This webinar provided hospitals with the following:

Summary of the machine-readable disclosure requirement under the Final Rule and key misconceptions and ambiguities

  • Summary of compliance obligations for the consumer-friendly disclosure, including the alternative option of a price estimator tool
  • Review of enforcement measures under the Final Rule
  • Litigation outlook
  • Overview of other price transparency initiatives

Speakers:  Katrina Pagonis, Alicia Macklin and Nina Marsden

Show Notes

The Hospital Price Transparency Final Rule requires hospitals to post a machine-readable file disclosing various charge and rate information for all hospital items and services and to either post charge and rate information for 300 shoppable services in a consumer-friendly format or provide a consumer price estimator tool beginning January 1, 2021.

This webinar provided hospitals with the following:

Summary of the machine-readable disclosure requirement under the Final Rule and key misconceptions and ambiguities

  • Summary of compliance obligations for the consumer-friendly disclosure, including the alternative option of a price estimator tool
  • Review of enforcement measures under the Final Rule
  • Litigation outlook
  • Overview of other price transparency initiatives

Speakers:  Katrina Pagonis, Alicia Macklin and Nina Marsden