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San Antonio Hospitals’ Price Lists May Leave Consumers With More Questions Than Answers | Rivard Report

You need your knee replaced and want to know how much it’s going to cost. Price information is out there, but deciphering it may not be easy.

To comply with a new federal law, San Antonio hospitals have posted the prices for services and procedures for everything from a semi-private room to surgical screws to a chest X-ray.

Under a price-transparency law that took effect on Jan. 1, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services requires all hospitals operating in the United States to post online a list of their standard charges.

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