EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE: 11 A.M. (ET), WEDNESDAY, JUNE 28, 2023
Media advisory: The full study is linked to this news release.
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About The Study: Hospital compliance with federal price transparency regulations is high and increasing. The results of this study suggest that financial penalties may be a useful policy enforcement mechanism in health care. These findings are relevant for the enforcement of other regulations designed to promote transparency in health care.
Authors: Yunan Ji, Ph.D., of Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., is the corresponding author.
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