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house Bill H.R. 6508

Hospital Price Transparency and Disclosure Act of 2018

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Title

Hospital Price Transparency and Disclosure Act of 2018

Official Title

To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the public disclosure of charges for certain hospital and ambulatory surgical center treatment episodes.

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      house Committees
      Health
      Committee on Energy and Commerce
    IntroducedJuly 25th, 2018
    In order for families to properly plan and budget, there must be full disclosure...up front... for all medical services, particularly those surgical in nature, as those charges run into the thousands.
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    Is there any reasonable notion for not having disclosure of taxpayer money?
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