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How does Oregon rate when it comes to health transparency? Hint: Not too well

Catalyst for Payment Reform and Health Care Incentives Improvement Institute rate states' health transparency laws.

Catalyst for Payment Reform and Health Care Incentives Improvement Institute rate states' health transparency laws.

Elizabeth Hayes, Staff Reporter- Portland Business Journal

When it comes to transparency, most U.S. states, including Oregon, have a lot of work to do, according to a new report card issued by Catalyst for Payment Reform and the Health Care Incentives Improvement Institute.

All but five states received an F and none got an A. Colorado, Vermont and Virginia earned C's, and Maine and Massachusetts garnered B's.

The groups analyzed state-specific laws and regulations surrounding price transparency in health care and state-mandated price transparency websites.

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