State and Federal Policies Promoting Price Transparency

Posted: March 4, 2015 at 11:29 am By: Erika . Category: Consumer Voice

Legislators in more than 30 states have proposed or are pursuing legislation to promote price transparency, with most efforts focused around publishing average or median prices for hospital services.1 Some states have already have price transparency policies in place.2 For example, using its all-payer claims database New Hampshire publishes information about total and out-of-pocket costs. […]