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Category Archives: general

HCA Healthcare’s Dr. Jim Jirjis Named to HHS’ HITAC

June 09, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: General, HIT

FAH member HCA Healthcare’s Dr. Jim Jiris was recently named to HHS’ The Health Information Technology Advisory Committee (HITAC).

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Coronavirus FAQs: What are elective surgeries, who receives the Provider Relief Fund and more!

May 22, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: General, Health Care Delivery

With countless new guidelines from Congress and the Trump administration in response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, it can be challenging to cipher through the meaning of complicated legislation and regulations.

But words matter.

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Hospital Week 2020: Honoring Our Health Care Heroes – from a Safe Social Distance

May 11, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News, General

This year’s National Hospital Week feels different. As caregivers fight to defeat COVID-19, the gratitude and appreciation we have for hospitals on the front lines has reached new heights.

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What Democratic Presidential Hopefuls Should Address Heading into Tonight’s Debate

June 26, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: General

The 2020 Democratic presidential primary debates offer an opportunity for candidates to focus on the health care issues that matter most to Americans – access to high-quality care and lowering their health care costs.

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