Hospital Billing Explained

The mission of each and every hospital in America is to provide high quality care for all and meet the health care needs of the patients and communities they serve. Hospitals recognize that the billing system is complex and are committed to make bills more patient-friendly, as well as providing price information to consumers.

Highlighted Resources:

HFMA Price Transparency Task Force Report

Understanding Healthcare Prices: A Consumer Guide

Hospital Billing Explained

Achieving Price Transparency for Consumers: A Toolkit for Hospitals

Price Transparency Efforts Accelerate: What Hospitals and Other Stakeholders Are Doing to Support Consumers, TrendWatch, July 2014

Making Charges Transparent: Things to Consider



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