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Category Archives: media

Demonstration: Strengthening and Improving HCAHPS Patient Experience Surveying

July 29, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Media, Quality, Research

Today, Bill McInturff and Micah Roberts, Partners at Public Opinion Strategies, are unveiling a groundbreaking report demonstrating how the HCAHPS (Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) patient experience survey can be recast and improved.

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ICYMI: FAH Statement on Medicare Buy-in Legislation

February 14, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Legislation, Media

FAH President and CEO Chip Kahn released a statement yesterday following the introduction of legislation that would allow people over 50 to buy into Medicare.

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FAH Launches New Podcast – Hospitals In Focus with Chip Kahn

October 11, 2018 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News, Media

​Chip Kahn, President and CEO of the Federation of American Hospitals brings more than 40 years of experience in the health care field to his new podcast, Hospitals In Focus with Chip Kahn. The podcast shines a light on what’s happening in community hospitals across the country as he explores the latest in advancements in patient care with our nation’s leading health experts.

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

May 23, 2018 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News, General, Media

Everyone is going through something. SNL actor Pete Davidson, singer Mariah Carey, and NBA star Kevin Love are just three of the 43.7 million Americans who experience a mental health condition each year, according to Mental Health America.

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