The following link leads to the machine-readable files that are made available in response to the federal Transparency in Coverage Rule and includes negotiated service rates and out-of-network allowed amounts between health plans and healthcare providers. The machine-readable files are formatted to allow researchers, regulators, and application developers to more easily access and analyze data.

A machine-readable file is a digital representation of data or information in a file that can be imported or read by a computer system for further processing without human intervention.

Below is the link to the West Virginia Behavioral Health Providers Association interview with EastRidge’s Stephanie Propps, Senior Compliance Officer.  Stephanie began her career at EastRidge 16 years ago as a Front Desk receptionist.  She has worked her way up through successive positions each with progressively more responsibility.