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Massachusetts Health Insurers Now Required to Provide Prices in Real-Time Posted on Oct 1

Starting October 1, health insurance companies in Massachusetts must provide online cost estimator tools for their members to compare the price and out-of-pocket costs of certain healthcare services, procedures, or hospital admissions.

Empowering Healthcare Consumers: A Community Conversation Posted on May 29

On May 6 our Office partnered with Suffolk University Law School’s Rappaport Center for Law and Public Service to host a one-of-a-kind conference to discuss healthcare consumerism. The conference highlighted how price and information transparency can help consumers make better choices when it comes to   …Continue Reading Empowering Healthcare Consumers: A Community Conversation