Demand Transparent Pricing Information

To make informed buying decisions, we must know costs up front

In most industries, it’s easy to find the prices of goods and services. But in healthcare, patients are often forced to make major purchasing decisions with no knowledge of price or quality. It would not be hard for health plans and providers to disclose this information. They simply choose not to. So we need to make them.

Join the battle to bring serious safety failures out of the dark

Send a letter or email to your congressional representatives

Call your representatives and use these talking points

Review and provide your representative with our Model State healthcare Price and Quality Transparency Legislation

Find Your Engagement Level

Today, you can't afford to be a passive consumer of medical services. You need to make smart choices and be a strong advocate for yourself and your loved ones. After all, you are the best activist for yourself! In this section, you can learn how to be an active and informed participant in your care.

Take the Patient Engagement Assessment Now and Learn Your Score

Review State Scorecards

Our parent organization, the Altarum, has developed scorecards around issues such as physician quality transparency and cost transparency. The goal is to make this kind of information easy to access and use, since most healthcare providers do not offer this data willingly. After all, lack of transparency is the reason so many patients today are experiencing issues with our healthcare system!

Price Transparency And Physician Quality Report Card 2017