Category Archives: financing
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
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.
April 01, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Financing, Legislation
FAH recently sent a letter to HHS Secretary Alex Azar commending the department on its expeditious efforts to work with hospitals to fight COVID-19.
March 04, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Financing, Legislation, Statement
“This bill will provide essential assistance to caregivers and communities on the front lines of this battle.”
January 30, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
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).