Houston Hospital Transparency - Price, Quality & Employer Cost Mark-Up


March 03, 2021 - March 03, 2021
9:00 AM CST - 11:00 AM CST
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RESCHEDULING WEBINAR DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER. DATE NOT YET DETERMINED. Attendees will learn the results of the most recent RAND Hospital Price Transparency Project which in aggregate show employers in Texas pay 250% of Medicare pricing; the results of the National Academy for State Health Policy’s Hospital Cost Tool for Houston Hospitals (hospitals will not be identified) that suggests employers are paying much more than is needed to support the sustainability of high-quality healthcare in the Houston market; the link between hospital pricing, quality and outcomes; and the implications of CMS’ new Hospital Price Transparency Regulation.

Daniel Bird, Partner,
Kellogg Hansen Todd Figel & Frederick
Dan Burke, HBCH Chairman, Benefits
Turner Industries
Chris Whaley, PhD, Policy Researcher,
RAND Corporation
Marilyn Bartlett, Senior Policy Fellow,
Academy of State Policy

Shane Wolverson
, Senior Vice President,
Corporate Development, Quantros
Ken Janda, Founder & Managing Principal,
Wild Blue Health Solutions