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

Category Archives: financing

Coronavirus Funding Package Provides Hospitals "Essential Assistance"

March 04, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Financing, Legislation

“This bill will provide essential assistance to caregivers and communities on the front lines of this battle.”

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FAH Comments on Insurer Transparency Proposed Rule

January 30, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Financing, Insurance

The FAH submitted comments in response to the Transparency in Coverage Proposed Rule, which would require health insurers to: publicly disclose the payment rates they have negotiated with health care providers and disclose to their enrollee’s estimated cost-sharing liability (e.g., copayments, coinsurance, and deductibles).

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FAH Leader Comments on Energy and Commerce's Surprise Billing Hearing

June 12, 2019 | Chip Kahn

Category: Financing, Hearings

Federation of American Hospitals President and CEO Chip Kahn issued the following statement on the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s surprise billing hearing:

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FAH Leader Comments on Ways and Means' Hearing on "Pathways to Universal Health Coverage"

June 12, 2019 | Chip Kahn

Category: Affordable Care Act, Financing, Hearings

Federation of American Hospitals President and CEO Chip Kahn issued the following statement on the House Ways and Means Committee’s hearing entitled “Pathways to Universal Health Coverage”:

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