Any proposal will likely bevehemently opposed by major health care players, includinghospitals, insurers and groups representing doctors.( Photo: DougMills/Pool via Bloomberg)

President Donald Trump is expected to sign an executive orderaimed at requiring greater disclosure of prices in the health caresector.

The Wall Street Journal reports that sources in theadministration say the directive could come as early as next week.It would direct federal agencies to demand price disclosures fromhealth insurers and hospitals.

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