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Perspectives on health policy affecting America’s hospitals and the patients we serve.

FAH Leader Comments on Bipartisan Ways & Means Surprise Billing Proposal

December 11, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Statement

“We’re encouraged that the House Ways and Means Committee has joined the deliberations with fresh, bipartisan thinking to protect patients from surprise medical bills.”

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HELP, E&C Proposal Takes Two Steps Forward and Three Steps Back

December 09, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Statement

“No patient should ever receive a surprise medical bill. However, this package takes two steps forward and three steps back.”

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Modern Healthcare Honors FAH’s Chip Kahn, Members on Annual “100 Most Influential” List

December 09, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News

The Federation is strongly represented on Modern Healthcare’s 100 Most Influential People in Health Care list, with FAH President and CEO Chip Kahn and several member company leaders appearing on the list.

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FAH Celebrates 20th Anniversary of To Err Is Human

December 05, 2019 | Chip Kahn

Category: Quality

Health care has changed immensely in the 20 years since the Institute of Medicine published To Err Is Human – a groundbreaking effort that served as a threshold report for better understanding patient safety.

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