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Category Archives: fah-news

FAH Welcomes Alyssa Keefe as Vice President, Policy and Analysis

January 17, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News

The Federation of American Hospitals is pleased to announce the addition of Alyssa Keefe as Vice President, Policy and Analysis. Alyssa will join the Federation on March 9th.

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FAH Member Facilities Named in Leapfrog Group’s Top Hospitals of 2019

December 19, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News

The Leapfrog Group published its 2019 Top Hospitals annual study earlier this month and 15 FAH member facilities made the prestigious list.

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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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Hospital Groups File Lawsuit Over Illegal Rule Mandating Public Disclosure of Individually Negotiated Rates

December 04, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News, Insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, Statement, Transparency

Today, four national organizations representing hospitals and health systems sued the federal government, challenging last month’s contract disclosure rule from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

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