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Category Archives: general

Coalition Asks Key Committee to Support Limited Repeal of IMD Exclusion

May 16, 2018 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: General, Medicaid

FAH joined a coalition of other care providers in asking leaders of the House Energy and Commerce Committee to include in their legislative effort to combat the opioid epidemic a bill entitled “The Limited Repeal of the IMD Exclusion for Adult Medicaid Beneficiaries with Substance Use Disorder Act.”

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FAH Celebrates 2018 National Hospital Week

May 07, 2018 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News, General, Media

This week, FAH and its member companies are joining other health care industry leaders to celebrate hospital week. A time when we express our appreciation for the more than 5,000 community hospitals across our country.

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Passing the Gavel: Wayne Smith Succeeds Milton Johnson as FAH Chair

January 04, 2018 | Chip Kahn

Category: FAH News, General

This week, Wayne Smith, Chairman and CEO of Community Health Systems (CHS), assumed the position Chairman of the Board of the Federation of American Hospitals.

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Federation Members Honored as Heroes by Modern Healthcare

December 21, 2017 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News, General

Modern Healthcare’s most recent edition recognized health care workers who answered the call to serve during unprecedented disasters and tragedies in 2017 – including those who work at several FAH affiliated hospitals.

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