Category Archives: medicaid
August 28, 2017 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Affordable Care Act, Medicaid
In comments to CMS today to the Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) Reduction Proposed Rule, FAH urged the Agency to delay the implementation of the reductions and to work with Congress to rescind them.
June 22, 2017 | Chip Kahn
Category: Affordable Care Act, Financing, Medicaid
Most providers and clinicians, including FAH, are deeply concerned by the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA) discussion draft released today. The opportunity is still there for the Senate to make critical revisions to keep the promise of accessible, affordable health care coverage and ensure Medicaid remains a viable program because it is essential to our most vulnerable neighbors.
May 23, 2017 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Affordable Care Act, Insurance, Medicaid, Medicare
The Federation of American Hospitals submitted a letter to Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and the Senate Finance Committee Tuesday outlining core principles for lawmakers to consider during the health care reform debate.
May 23, 2017 | Chip Kahn
Category: Health Care Delivery, Medicaid
The hospitals that Americans depend on need sufficient resources to ensure care.