E&C Leaders Press HHS To Enforce Hospital Transparency Rule

By Michelle M. Stein / April 13, 2021 at 7:55 PM
House Energy & Commerce Committee leaders from both parties are urging HHS Secretary Xavier Becerra to step up enforcement of hospital transparency requirements considering reports that some hospitals aren’t complying. But an industry attorney said hospital non-compliance was anticipated prior to the regulation’s implementation and enforcement might not do much to change that. The controversial hospital price transparency rule, which requires hospitals to provide a comprehensive machine-readable file online of all their items and services along with a display of...

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