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Category Archives: fah-news

FAH Promotes Two: Evangelista to SVP, External Affairs and Richardson to SVP, Government Affairs and Counsel

June 30, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News

WASHINGTON - The Federation of American Hospitals is pleased to announce promotions of two veterans of the organization to the role of Senior Vice President. Leah Evangelista is now SVP, External Affairs and Erin Richardson is SVP, Government Affairs and Counsel.

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Critical Access to Patient Care Will be Affected if Medicare Accelerated & Advance Payment Programs aren’t Adjusted NOW!

June 16, 2020 | Chip Kahn, FAH President and CEO

Category: FAH News, Financing, Medicare

Time is up! An important federal program that provided a vital financial lifeline to hospitals and health care providers, allowing them to provide access to critical patient care, could now have devastating effects.

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Hospital Week 2020: Honoring Our Health Care Heroes – from a Safe Social Distance

May 11, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News, General

This year’s National Hospital Week feels different. As caregivers fight to defeat COVID-19, the gratitude and appreciation we have for hospitals on the front lines has reached new heights.

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Hospital Letter Urges Federal Liability Protection for Frontline Providers

May 07, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News

A group of hospitals and health systems, including FAH, joined together today to send a letter to congressional leaders urging legislative action to protect those serving on the front lines of the pandemic from unwarranted legal action related to COVID-19.

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