Price transparency is becoming a hot topic in today’s health care landscape, from both patient and managerial perspectives. Many health care entities are taking price transparency a step further, and are catering directly to the patient consumer by offering cash pricing.
Assume the role of a physician-owned, surgery center manager. The owners have called a meeting to discuss changing the center’s payment model to reflect cash pricing. This move would also eliminate insurance payments entirely. Respond to the following questions:
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