Standard charge means the regular rate established by the hospital for an item or service provided to a specific group of paying patients. This includes all of the following as defined under this section:
(1) Gross charge.
(2) Payer-specific negotiated charge.
(3) De-identified minimum negotiated charge.
(4) De-identified maximum negotiated charge.
(5) Discounted cash price.
45 CFR § 180.20
The following definitions apply to this part, unless specified otherwise: