Category Archives: legislation
July 27, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Legislation, Statement
It is an important step forward in confronting the continuing coronavirus challenge that Senate Republicans and the White House released their latest COVID-19 relief package today.
June 29, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Affordable Care Act, Legislation
WASHINGTON - FAH President and CEO Chip Kahn released the following the statement after the House passed The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Enhancement Act:
FAH Joins Broad Health Care Provider Coalition Urging Congress to Correct Taxation Issues in CARES Act
June 25, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
FAH is part of a wide-ranging coalition of nearly 20 health care provider organizations that represent doctors, nurses, hospitals, dentists and more, that sent a letter to congressional leaders on June 25th asking for legislative action to fix a taxation penalty embedded in the CARES Act. Without congressional action, many providers will lose more than a fifth of the grant funds approved by Congress to sustain lifesaving care during the COVID-19 pandemic.
June 22, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Legislation, Medicare
A recently introduced bicameral bill will fix a lifeline for health care providers before it becomes an anchor that sinks the recovery of hospitals.
- 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