10
MAY
2019

Professor Scheffer quoted in New York Times article

An article published May 9, 2019 by the New York Times centered on the much higher prices hospitals charge private insurers, two to three times that of the Medicare price. Professor Scheffer was quoted, saying that “Prices vary widely and are two and a half times higher than Medicare payment rates without any apparent reason.” This article brings this issue to the spotlight, emphasizing the need to reform and price transparency.


To read the full article, click here.