fah hospital policy blog

Perspectives on health policy affecting America’s hospitals and the patients we serve.

Category Archives: legislation

FAH Applauds Swift Passage of CARES Act by House

March 27, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Legislation, Statement

“The CARES Act is a lifeline to caregivers and hospitals saving lives right now across the nation.”

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Updated: Congress Needs to Take Bold Action NOW to Ensure Hospitals can Handle COVID-19 Crisis

March 20, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Legislation, Statement

The Federation of American Hospitals calls on Congress to act swiftly to provide the necessary resources for hospitals to meet the challenge of COVID-19 for our patients.

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Coronavirus Funding Package Provides Hospitals "Essential Assistance"

March 04, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Financing, Legislation, Statement

“This bill will provide essential assistance to caregivers and communities on the front lines of this battle.”

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FAH Supports Ways & Means' Commonsense Surprise Billing Solution

February 07, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Legislation, Statement

Hospitals have long called for a balanced, fair approach to protect our patients from out-of-network surprise bills. The bipartisan House Ways and Means proposal meets that need.

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