IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
February 13, 2020
Mr. Cassidy introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
To promote transparency in health care pricing.
This Act may be cited as the
Transparent Health Care Pricing Act of 2020.
Transparency in All Health Care Pricing
All providers to the public of health care items, products, services, or procedures shall disclose to the public, on a continuous basis, the cash prices for such items, products, services, or procedures in accordance with this section.
Manner of disclosure
The disclosure required under subsection (a) shall—
be made in an open and conspicuous manner; and
be made available at the point of purchase, in print, and on the internet.