Why the AMA still says 'no' to fee comparison website

The proposal is ‘impractical and unhelpful’, it argues

A proposed website that compares doctors' fees and services is impractical and unhelpful, the AMA says.

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While advocates of the MySchool-style site see it as an easy way to tackle out-of-pocket expenses and make the process more transparent for private health insurance patients, the AMA argues that if the proposal gets off the ground it will only serve to confuse patients.

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