House bills would improve transparency in health care pricing

05/6/2010 | Modern Healthcare (free registration)

Rep. Michael Burgess, R-Texas, has introduced a bill that calls for state Medicaid programs to reveal charges for hospital services and requires health insurers to offer cost estimates to patients to help them make informed decisions. Burgess' proposal is one of three House bills aimed at improving health care pricing transparency.

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