Beginning January 1, 2019, the US Department of Health & Human Services and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services are requiring hospitals and health systems to post their current, standard charges.
Beginning July 1, 2019, the state of Minnesota is requiring primary care clinics to post the top 25 procedures over $25. This includes: the clinic’s charge for the service, the average commercial payment, the Medicare reimbursement rate and the Medical Assistance reimbursement rate.
Please click here to view Hospital charges, here to view Pharmacy charges and here to view Clinic charges. You can also click on the Documents link to the right. Patients with questions regarding hospital charges should contact the Pre Encounter Team at Lakewood Health System at 218-894-1050. Those with questions regarding clinic charges should contact Lisa Bjerga, CFO, at 218-894-1515.