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Hospital Price Transparency


Commencing January 1, 2021, each hospital operating in the United States will be required to provide clear, accessible pricing information online about the items and services they provide as a requirement of new laws on hospital price transparency. According to (CMS), hospital price transparency ruling should help Americans know the cost of a hospital item or service before receiving it in two ways:

This information should make it easier for consumers to shop and compare prices across hospitals and estimate the cost of care before going to the hospital. Below are links relating to the new rule and how we developed our site to comply with new rules:

Disclaimers – As with anything provided in writing we as an organization are disclosing the following:

In order to proceed with obtaining a cost of a “shoppable service”, please select your health insurance company’s name from below:

These insurance companies relate to ones in which we have an existing agreement, if you do not see your insurance in our list it could be that they negotiate what they will pay upon billing of services or through a re-pricing agency.