In a significant win for healthcare freedom, the American Hospital Association has failed in its legal action against the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services’ (HHS) new hospital price transparency rule. The proposed rule—first revealed in August—would require hospitals to report the rates they have negotiated with insurance companies. These “payer-specific” negotiated charges have long
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Just last month, Palmetto Promise highlighted a groundbreaking executive order from President Trump laying the groundwork for forcing hospitals to publicize what insurance companies actually pay them for various services and drugs used by patients – numbers that are treated like trade secrets in the healthcare industry.
the first step toward restoring a truly free enterprise-based healthcare system in this country is for every citizen to know how much their doctor visit, hospital stay, prescription or medical device is going to cost them out of pocket.
As the battle for healthcare heats up, let's separate some fact from fiction about what it means for South Carolinians.
How do we move forward from here? Is it possible to heal a divided country?
Your informed participation in local elections can shape a better future for every South Carolinian, town by town.
Discouraged by the national political scene? Then don’t discount local South Carolina elections. After all, real conservatives love federalism!
knowing you’re IN a bubble is the first step to breaking through and understanding how to reach other people in theirs.