Former Senator Tom Coburn: Price Transparency in Health Care Should Be Mandatory

Former Senator Dr. Tom Coburn said health care costs will fall if there is price transparency.
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Former Senator Dr. Tom Coburn said health care costs will fall if there is price transparency.

"If you want to control the cost of health care in America, just introduce real economic forces - mandate price transparency," he said, stressing how important it is for consumers to know what certain medical tests costs so they can make an informed decision before they visit a health care center.

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