Response to the ONC’s RFI on Price Transparency

HFMA submitted a response to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology’s request for information (RFI) related to price transparency put forward in the proposed “21st Century Cures Act: Interoperability, Information Blocking, and the ONC Health IT Certification Program.” Regarding specific topics contained in the RFI, HFMA provided recommendations pertaining to:

  • Price Estimates for Insured Patients
  • Price Estimates for Uninsured Patients
  • Giving Price Estimates in a Timely Manner
  • Disclosing Privately Negotiated Rates Publicly
  • Empowering Clinicians with Price Information

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