Colorado House Sends Hospital Transparency Bill To SenateColorado's House has passed legislation to require hospitals to provide annual reports on their spending and their uncompensated patient care costs.
Rep. Ed Perlmutter Wants To Make Health Care Pricing Available Up FrontShopping for health care could become as easy as shopping for a car. A bill introduced by Colorado Congressman Ed Perlmutter would require transparency in the pricing of everything from surgeries to prescription drugs.
State Lawmakers Consider Bills To Address Rising Prescription Drug PricesLawmakers at the Colorado Capitol are trying to put the brakes on the runaway cost of some health care.
State Senator Determined To Raise Awareness Of Hidden Health Care CostsThere was a move to cut out the hidden cost of health care at the state Capitol, and to make sure patients know what they're paying for. The bill failed but a state senator is still determined to raise awareness of the problem.