CMS Price Transparency Requirements—Legal and Technical Overview (On-Demand Webinar)

Date: 08/31/21
Time: On Demand

Difficulty: Intermediate

Overview:  This webinar provides an update on the latest requirements from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on Price Transparency. Published news reports have continued to find that providers are out of compliance with the Price Transparency Requirements and CMS is stepping up enforcement as well as proposing increased penalties up to $2 Million per year. Speakers include experts on both the legal and technical requirements of the Price Transparency rules. Joel McElvain will give the legal background including:

  1. an overview of the rule
  2. requirements for machine-readable file
  3. requirements for shoppable services display
  4. price estimator tool option 
  5. key enforcement areas
  6. proposed changes to the rules. 

 Bruce Hallowell will give the technical overview based on his experience helping providers actually create compliant data sets, including: 

  1. data requirements
  2. machine readable file requirements
  3. what is a shoppable service
  4. what is a consumer-friendly manner
  5. where do you post the files or link.

Speaker Information:
  • Joel McElvain, Partner, King & Spalding
  • Bruce Hallowell, Senior Managing Director, FTI Consulting
  • Joel Richlin, Vice President & General Counsel, Prime Healthcare