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Groups urge pricing transparency in healthcare
Modern Healthcare

Several employer groups across the country are calling on health plans and healthcare providers to make healthcare pricing more readily available to their employees and consumers by 2014. Catalyst for Payment Reform—a not-for-profit organization of large employers and healthcare buyers that includes 3M, Delta Airlines, Dow Chemical Co., the Walt Disney Co. and Xerox Corp.—is directing the effort. In a statement to health plans and healthcare providers, Catalyst for Payment Reform calls for wider availability of price data for those who use and pay for healthcare.