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HL20: Steven Sonenreich—Talking Transparency
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From Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, Fla., Steven Sonenreich isn’t afraid of making waves. He shocked many, including another health system CEO, during a radio talk radio show a few months ago by announcing that his health system would start publishing what it charges commercial insurers for procedures—something new that might make healthcare better or at least more affordable.

“We will post our prices relative to Blue Cross and Aetna, our contractual prices,” said Sonenreich, during an appearance on WLRN 91.3-FM. He challenged other hospitals to do the same.