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Patreon ups its revenue cut, but grandfathers in old creators | TechCrunch

Patreon ups its revenue cut, but grandfathers in old creators | TechCrunch

Jenkins tells me Patreon spent a year talking to more than 1,000 creators to figure out how to re-price its offering. “People don’t like change. But I think in terms of change, we’re going to be able to invest in the different products in different ways. We can put a lot of horsepower into membership,” […]

MTA: Improved Subway Service Boosts Our Pitch for Congestion Pricing | Streetsblog New York City

MTA: Improved Subway Service Boosts Our Pitch for Congestion Pricing | Streetsblog New York City

MTA leadership has a message for New York State lawmakers: we’re doing what we need to do to turn the subway system around — now give us the money we need to finish the job. Under New York City Transit President Andy Byford, the subways continue to see marked service improvements: On-time performance last month […]

Ohio appeals over blocked health care transparency law | Dayton Daily News

Ohio appeals over blocked health care transparency law | Dayton Daily News

Hospitals and insurance companies typically agree to confidentiality clauses that prevent them from sharing the in-network prices they’ve negotiated, and while there are business reasons for confidentiality, it creates problems for patients wanting to understand their costs. “In the middle of all this is the consumer and the employer being penalized,” Campanella said. The law […]

Dairy promotion, pricing are separate issues | leadertelegram.com

Dairy promotion, pricing are separate issues | leadertelegram.com

As dairy farmers, we find ourselves looking for answers to our low prices. Whether you have 25 cows or 5,000 cows, we’re often operating below the cost of production. It also doesn’t matter what region of the U.S. in which a person is dairying; experts claim that most dairies are $2 per hundredweight below cost […]

Hospitals May Have To Report Prices Negotiated With The Insurers | TricksTrend

Hospitals May Have To Report Prices Negotiated With The Insurers | TricksTrend

As per some reliable sources, the Trump administration has proposed a rule where the hospitals need to publicize the negotiated prices with the insurers. The decision intends to promote price transparency and allows customers to benefit from healthcare services. The Director of outreach and public affairs quoted that it is a huge step towards true […]

India Just Slashed Prices For Nearly 400 Cancer Drugs | Care2 Causes

India Just Slashed Prices For Nearly 400 Cancer Drugs | Care2 Causes

India has introduced strong caps on cancer drug prices, in many cases slashing the drugs’ cost by as much as 87 percent. On March 8, India’s National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) released a list of 390 medicines used in cancer treatment which the government is now bringing under a trade cap margin of 30 percent. This […]

Hospital price lists not a ‘silver bullet,’ but first step toward empowering patients | cleveland.com

Hospital price lists not a ‘silver bullet,’ but first step toward empowering patients | cleveland.com

CLEVELAND, Ohio – A recent requirement for more transparency in hospital pricing could be the first step in transforming the healthcare industry into a consumer-driven one, making shopping for a procedure more like buying a house or a car. Under new federal regulations, hospitals have to post a list of service prices, called chargemasters, on […]

Solicitors warned to expect extension of price transparency rules | Law Society Gazette

Solicitors warned to expect extension of price transparency rules | Law Society Gazette

The Solicitors Regulation Authority may increase the scope of price transparency rules if firms are thought to be undermining their spirit. That was the prediction today of Iain Miller, regulatory partner at London firm Kingsley Napley, who said there had been limited responses from firms to new requirements which came into force in December. Miller […]

National links: What it takes to make congestion pricing work | Greater Greater Washington

National links: What it takes to make congestion pricing work | Greater Greater Washington

Research from cities around the world shows how to make congestion pricing work. A data-driven approach to ending homelessness has been successful in multiple cities. Why don’t most cities tax land values? Pricing strategies to decongest cities: As more people become comfortable with the idea of congestion pricing and technology makes it more feasible, cities […]

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

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 […]