AHA Asks HHS To Delay Hospital Price Transparency Rule Enforcement

By Maya Goldman / January 11, 2021 at 5:30 PM
The American Hospital Association, in a Jan. 7 letter , asks HHS Secretary Alex Azar to delay enforcement of the hospital price transparency rule until after the COVID-19 public health emergency ends, even though CMS previously indicated that audits to make sure hospitals are complying with the rule would begin this month. AHA had not heard back from Azar by press time, a spokesperson for the group told Inside Health Policy . The final rule went into effect on Jan...

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