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