Category Archives: medicare
November 11, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Health Care Delivery, Medicare, Sequester
Frontline health workers bravely fight COVID-19 every day, but that battle could soon be made harder by an onerous budget law enacted almost eight years ago – the Medicare sequester.
August 18, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
The Federation of American Hospitals (FAH) sent a letter to congressional leaders today urging Congress to request that CMS and the Trump administration formally delay recoupment of payments providers received under the Medicare Accelerated and Advance Payment Programs (MAAPP).
July 30, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
July 30, 2020 marks 55 years since Medicare and Medicaid were signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson in 1965.
July 21, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Local leaders across the country are sounding the alarm and urging lawmakers to revise the terms of the Medicare Accelerated and Advance Payment Programs (MAAPP) before it starts to affect access to patient care.