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Category Archives: media

Podcast: Building Biden’s Health Agenda with Chris Jennings & Doug Badger

January 18, 2021 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Media

The inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden is tomorrow and to kick off the third season of FAH’s Hospitals In Focus podcast, Chip Kahn is joined by two well-known health policy experts to discuss the new administration’s approach to developing and implementing key health care proposals and regulations. Listen to the new episode here.

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FAH Leader on Becerra Nomination: "Historic Choice at a Historic Time"

December 07, 2020 | Chip Kahn

Category: Media, Statement

WASHINGTON - FAH President and CEO Chip Kahn released the following statement after learning of California Attorney General Xavier Becerra’s nomination to be HHS Secretary:

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FAH Launches ‘Advancing Health Equity’ Podcast Series

August 24, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News, Media

WASHINGTON - The COVID-19 pandemic is exposing and amplifying disparities in our health care system as people of color bear the brunt of this pandemic.

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New Poll: Americans View Hospitals Very Favorably, Support Additional Financial Aid

July 16, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Media, Research

New national public opinion polling shows Americans overwhelmingly support hospitals and recognize the need for further aid as front-line health care providers fight to defeat COVID-19. The poll conducted on behalf of the Coalition to Protect America’s Health Care (FAH is a founding member) found registered voters hold strongly favorable views of health care providers and hospitals, with 76% rating hospitals as favorable and 42% as very favorable. This is the highest level of support recorded in memory and is consistent across political affiliation.

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