Category Archives: insurance
May 19, 2020 | Chip Kahn
Category: Affordable Care Act, Insurance
To understand the true effect of the fallout of the current COVID-19 crisis, just read recent headlines. One of the latest jobs reports has been described as “unthinkable” and the road to economic recovery characterized as “long and painful.”
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).
Hospital Groups File Lawsuit Over Illegal Rule Mandating Public Disclosure of Individually Negotiated Rates
December 04, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Today, four national organizations representing hospitals and health systems sued the federal government, challenging last month’s contract disclosure rule from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
August 12, 2019 | Chip Kahn
Hospitals are concerned that today’s decision will put the health of millions at risk by creating a chilling effect on enrollment for vital health safety net programs.
- Happy Birthday, Medicaid and Medicare!
- FAH Leader Reacts to Senate Republicans, White House COVID Relief Package
- Local Leaders Urge Lawmakers to Revise Medicare Accelerated & Advance Payment Programs
- New Poll: Americans View Hospitals Very Favorably, Support Additional Financial Aid