Payments are also covered in the chapters for this week. In the Readings, there are also interesting articles on what people and insurers pay to providers. This is turn led to legislation for pricing transparency for what institutions charge! Read these and let me know if this is going to help with the cost of Healthcare or is it all a scam!!
Please use apa format and the references are below
Marshall, A. (May25, 2018). Why your health insurers do not care about your big bills. Propublica. Retrieved from https://www.propublica.org/article/why-your-health-insurer-does-not-care-about-your-big-bills (Links to an external site.)
Ramney. M., Griffeth, V.,and Jha, A. (April 30, 2020). Critical Supply Shortages – The Need for Ventilators, and Personal Protective Equipment during Convd-19 pandemic. New England Journal of Medicine. Retrieved from https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMp2006141 (Links to an external site.)
Eapen, Z., Jain. S. (Feb 7, 2017). Redesigning Care for High-Cost, High-Risk Patients. Harvard Business Review. Retrieved from https://hbr.org/2017/02/redesigning-care-for-high-cost-high-risk-patients (Links to an external site.)
Pricing Transparency final rule from CMS (Centers of Medicare and Medicaid) – https://www.cms.gov/files/document/2019-12-03-hospital-presentation.pdf