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Category Archives: fah-news

FAH Leader Reacts to White House's FY2020 Budget

March 11, 2019 | Chip Kahn

Category: FAH News, Financing, Medicare

The new White House budget imposes arbitrary and blunt Medicare cuts to hospitals who care for the nation’s most vulnerable. The impact on care for seniors would be devastating. Not to mention that massive reductions would drastically reduce resources critical to care for low-income Americans and cripple efforts to stave off the looming physician shortage.

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Milton Johnson Receives FAH’s Mike Bromberg Lifetime Achievement Award

March 04, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News

The Federation of American Hospitals was honored to give its Mike Bromberg Lifetime Achievement Award to HCA’s Milton Johnson Monday morning during the FAH Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.

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FAH Presents Annual Corris Boyd Leadership Award to Deborah Williams

March 04, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News

​ This week the Federation of American Hospitals presented Deborah Williams, Senior Director of Program Management at Premier Inc., with the 13th annual Corris Boyd Leadership Award. Williams was honored March 4th during the FAH Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.

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FAH Leader Reacts to Medicare Buy-In Bill

February 13, 2019 | Chip Kahn

Category: Affordable Care Act, FAH News, Legislation, Medicare

The so-called Medicare buy-in for those over 50 would harm more Americans than it would help. That is why we strongly oppose this legislation.

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