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Category Archives: quality

New Report Shows Benefit of Modernizing HCAHPS Patient Experience Survey

July 25, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News, Publications, Quality, Research

Today, five major hospital associations released Modernizing the HCAHPS Survey: Recommendations from Patient Experience Leaders, a paper that explores how to update patient experience surveying to best improve patient care.

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Hospital Mergers & Quality

February 15, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Quality

The funny thing about studies is that no matter the topic you can almost always find “evidence” to prove what you have already decided to be true – whether it is based in fact or not.

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FAH’s Chip Kahn Joins Health Care Leaders at Global Summit on Future of Hospitals

October 26, 2018 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News, Quality

This past week FAH President and CEO Chip Kahn served as co-chairman at a first of its kind summit in Israel centered around the theme - “The Future Hospital: Setting Strategies for 2030 and Beyond.”

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Bill Carpenter Receives FAH’s Mike Bromberg Lifetime Achievement Award

October 09, 2018 | Chip Kahn

Category: FAH News, Quality, Rural

The Federation of American Hospitals was honored to give its Mike Bromberg Lifetime Achievement Award to LifePoint Health’s Bill Carpenter Tuesday morning.

Health care and the very lives of millions of rural Americans have been improved by Bill’s leadership and vision.

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