New Rule Requires Hospitals to Disclose Their Prices

A hospital stay — for you or a loved one — is often a stressful time. The last thing you need is confusion about how much your care will cost. A new federal regulation that went into effect on Jan. 1 aims to bring clarity to the pricing process. The regulation, or rule, requires all hospitals operating in the U.S. to provide patients with “clear, accessible pricing information online about the…

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