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Sign The Appeal

Appeal to doctors, hospitals, and insurance companies to work together to make all costs public and provide the highest quality care at the lowest possible costs.

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Download a Custom Report

Use our database to create a customized report and choose hospitals in your area to compare costs.

Doctors and Providers:

Create custom reports to refer your patients.

Health Care Professionals:

Download data files for your research.

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Get Your Shirt

Contact MHCC to find out more about how we can help you build awareness in your program.

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Technical Details

This website displays health care costs for common episodes of care.

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Cost Breakdown

Read more about the cost breakdowns of episodes.

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FAQ

What is a Potentially Avoidable Complication?

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How Maryland Hospitals are Paid

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How to Find a Health Plan

Visit the Maryland Health Connection, the state’s health care marketplace, to enroll in a health plan.

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How to File a Complaint

Visit the MHCC’s Filing a Complaint page for more information on how to file a complaint or report an issue about a health care provider or health benefit plan.

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Other Resources

Visit the MHCC’s Useful Links and Resources page for a list of state and national resources on topics such as health and wellness, health care costs, and quality.

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How to Find a Health Care Provider

Click on the links below to find the type of health care provider you need:

If you already have health insurance, call your health plan to find out whether a specific provider is covered by your insurance.

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How to Compare Quality

The Maryland Health Care Commission (MHCC) has developed tools to help you compare the quality of health care providers and health insurance plans in Maryland.

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How to Talk to Your Doctor about Your Health Care Costs and Treatment Options

 

Having an open conversation with your doctor may help you save money. Click on the articles and other links below for some tips on how to start a conversation with your doctor about health care costs and choosing a treatment plan that is right for you.

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Let’s Reduce the Cost of Health Care in Maryland

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Here’s another way to look at potentially avoidable complications

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Social Sharing

Spread the word about the high cost of health care in Maryland with your friends and family.

     

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Maryland Comparison

How does Maryland compare to other states?

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Health Care Costs are Too High

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