Category Archives: health-care-delivery
May 28, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Health Care Delivery, Legislation
WASHINGTON - The Federation of American Hospitals sent a letter to Senate leaders today outlining priorities for upcoming COVID-19 relief legislation. They include refining repayment terms for the Medicare Accelerated and Advance Payments Program, ensuring the newly unemployed can maintain their private health coverage and enacting liability protections for caregivers and hospitals.
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.
April 22, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: FAH News, Health Care Delivery
The safety and protection of caregivers is a top priority for hospitals as we work diligently to overcome the unprecedented health care crisis caused by COVID-19.
March 09, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Health Care Delivery, HIT, Statement
“The final interoperability rules issued today lack adequate privacy and security requirements for third-party apps.”
- FAH Member Company, Hospitals Honored As 2020 Best Places to Work
- FAH Leader: “Sledgehammer Enforcement” of Hospital Reporting Guidelines Could Weaken COVID Response
- FAH “Strongly Supports” the Updated Heroes Act
- FAH “Strongly Supports” MAAPP Changes Included In the Continuing Resolution