Washington Week

Seeking Method in Madness of Hospital Billing Disparities

Clip: Season 2013 | 6m 29s

Different hospitals charge wildly different amounts for the same procedures, even in the same city. New data from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid shows a vast billing disparity between health care centers. Jeffrey Brown explores some striking examples and what these numbers mean with Barry Meier of The New York Times.

Aired: 05/08/13

Rating: NR

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