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When it comes to price transparency, many Americans still don’t have access to meaningful information about the price of their health care, but we can see glimmers of hope in private sector initiatives and public policy.
According to an exclusive report by Fortune.com senior editor Dan Primack, leading health care transparency company Castlight Health has "secretly" filed the paperwork for its IPO.
Just a few short weeks into the new year, and 2014 is already shaping up to be a benchmark year in the evolution of the health care transparency space. Following a 2013 that saw transparency first truly enter into public awareness -- notably with the March publication of Steven Brill's
As you read this, the benefits landscape is undergoing a tectonic shift. The depth and breadth of this shift is unprecedented, and in many ways still unknown. What is the full scope of what’s happening? What benefits strategies will prevail in the coming years? Can public and private marketplaces coexist?
Aon Hewitt announced it is teaming up with HelloWallet, a financial guidance software company, to help U.S. employers make the most of their benefits and strengthen the financial wellness of their workforce.
Providers of health care cost transparency tools need to look beyond the cost factor alone if they are to advise patients effectively, research shows.
Castlight Health commends the announcement by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services that physician payment data will be issued as early as April 9.
As the IHC Froum West kicked off last week, Monocle Health Data released its white paper examining the health care transparency revolution.
Major discrepancies exist between patient preferences and the medical care they receive for many common conditions. Shared decision making (SDM) is a process where a patient and clinician faced with more than one medically acceptable treatment option jointly decide which option is best based on
The Center for Health Transformation, along with nearly 40 of its members, met to develop tripartisan solutions for payment reform. These solutions will provide better overall health and better care outcomes at lower costs to Americans.