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Employers Turn to Insurers for Hospital Data, DOL Official Says

May 10, 2022, 7:38 PM

Many employers will likely use data compiled by health insurers and health plan administrators to meet requirements that they provide information on hospital rates, a Department of Labor official said Tuesday.

Group health plans sponsored by employers and insurers are required to provide public information on hospital rates in machine-readable files in less than two months. Large employers that sponsor health plans are scrambling to compile the voluminous information.

“Larger plans are working through the requirements,” Amber Rivers, director of the DOL Office of Health Plan Standards and Compliance Assistance, said at the spring policy forum sponsored by ...

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