H.R.6005 - Know the Price Act116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Malinowski, Tom [D-NJ-7] (Introduced 02/27/2020)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/27/2020 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6005 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/27/2020)
Know the Price Act
This bill prohibits private health insurance plans from entering agreements with a health care service provider, or network of such providers, that restricts the plan from accessing and sharing cost or quality of care information. Plans may share such information with referring providers, plan sponsors, and plan enrollees, consistent with privacy rules.
Further, agreements with providers may not restrict group health plans from electronically accessing anonymous claims information upon request, consistent with privacy rules.