Category Archives: financing
February 20, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team
This afternoon, the Federation of American Hospitals, along with five major hospital groups, sent a letter laying out principles for Congress to consider as it develops solutions to address surprise billing.
February 05, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team
FACT: Hospital Price Growth Across All Payers Averages Just 1.8% Over Last Three Years
January 02, 2019 | Chip Kahn
Category: Financing, Medicare, Pharmaceuticals
The DC Federal District Court’s ruling to stop reforms to Medicare payment for drugs acquired under the 340B drug discount program is unfortunate because it undermines HHS efforts to cut drug costs and promote fairer payments.
December 21, 2018 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Financing, Health Care Delivery
This afternoon FAH President and CEO Chip Kahn and AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack sent a joint letter to leaders in Congress addressing the issue of surprise billing highlighting the need to find a solution that first and foremost protects patients.
- Public Charge Rule Could Have Chilling Effect on Access to Care
- REPORT: A Medicare Public Option Puts Majority of Rural Hospitals at Risk
- In the News – FAH’s Study on Modernizing the HCAHPS Patient Experience Survey
- Joint Statement from National Hospitals Associations on Proposed CY 2020 OPPS Rule