“The call for price transparency has grown in recent years with health care advocates, like the Pittsburgh-based Consumer Health Coalition leading the charge.
Executive Director Lou Ann Jeremko said competition and transparency were expected to improve with the initiation of the Affordable Care Act, but that has not happened. She said most consumers are only interested in knowing what their insurance deductible is and what their co-pay will be once they reach that deductible.”
Great story from 90.5 WESA.
Link to the full article here: http://wesa.fm/post/would-knowing-price-medical-care-make-you-change-your-behavior