Category: Insights & Analysis

Chargemasters at Hospitals + Problems … ‘obscure abbreviations, terminology even doctors and nurses don’t understand.’

The problem: Services and products are identified in obscure abbreviations, billing codes and medical terminology that even doctors or nurses often don’t understand. By Steven Findlay March 8, 2019 Kaiser Health News With much fanfare, federal officials required hospitals nationwide this year to post their “list” prices online. […]