Episode 042 – Review Final 2019 CMS Rules, Discuss Payment Transparency and Site Neutral Payments – November 19, 2018

In this episode of the ASC Podcast with John Goehle we continue our discussion of the 2019 Final CMS ASC and HOPD proposed rules, discuss the future of site neutral payments and tackle the subject of Price Transparency in an interview with Jonathan Kaplan MD, MPH – creator of a price transparency web site.

US Senate committee on health, education, labor and pensions  committee hearing on 9/18/18: Reducing Health Care Costs: Examining How Transparency Can Lower Spending and Empower Patients. Can watch a recording on the US Senate website.

https://www.help.senate.gov/hearings/reducing-health-care-costs-examining-how-transparency-can-lower-spending-and-empower-patients

Web Site for Jonathan Kaplan, MD, MPH – related to Price Transparency

Listen to Episode 042