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

Category Archives: medicaid

Happy Birthday, Medicaid and Medicare!

July 30, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Medicaid, Medicare

July 30, 2020 marks 55 years since Medicare and Medicaid were signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson in 1965.

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White House Budget is “Bad Medicine” for Patients

February 10, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Medicaid, Medicare, Statement

The administration budget proposal is bad medicine for the most vulnerable American patients.

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How the Trump Admin is Trying to Cut Health Care to America’s Neediest

February 06, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Medicaid

A recent move by the Trump administration will dramatically force billions of dollars in state budget cuts and jeopardize the Medicaid program.

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Healthy Adult Opportunity Demo Means "Neither Health nor Opportunity" for Medicaid Beneficiaries

January 30, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Medicaid, Statement

WASHINGTON – FAH President and CEO Chip Kahn released the following statement in reaction to the newly released Healthy Adult Opportunity (HAO) Demonstration:

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