WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-green01, ww color green

Methodist Hospital

(credit: Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)

Good Question: Same Medical Procedure, Different Price Tags?

When you have a heart attack and are rushed to the hospital, you’re not usually thinking about doing some comparison shopping on price. But for the first time Thursday, the U.S. government released pricing information from hospitals around the country. And that data showed vast disparities in the amount hospitals are charging for the same procedures.

05/09/2013

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,824 other followers