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Category Archives: legislation

FAH Reacts to Introduction of the HEROES Act in the House

May 12, 2020 | Chip Kahn

Category: Legislation

FAH President and CEO Chip Kahn released the following statement after the release of the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions (HEROES) Act.

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FAH Letter to Congress Recommends Future Actions to Protect Access to Care

April 29, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Legislation, Statement

The Federation of American Hospitals recently a letter to congressional leaders outlining recommendations for future COVID-19 relief legislation.

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Bipartisan COVID-19 Relief Package a "Lifeline" to Hospitals, Caregivers

April 21, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Legislation, Statement

​“The Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act throws a critical lifeline to frontline caregivers in the COVID fight.”

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FAH Outlines CARES Act Funding Principles in Letter to HHS

April 01, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Financing, Legislation

FAH recently sent a letter to HHS Secretary Alex Azar commending the department on its expeditious efforts to work with hospitals to fight COVID-19.

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