Category Archives: quality
September 24, 2018 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Financing, Pharmaceuticals, Quality
This afternoon FAH filed comments with CMS regarding the 2019 Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) proposed rule.
July 25, 2018 | FAH Policy Blog Team
LifePoint Health’s National Quality Program (NQP) was featured in the July 2018 issue of The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety, a nationally recognized peer-reviewed journal publication.
June 27, 2018 | FAH Policy Blog team
Today, the Federation of American Hospitals (FAH) submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) in response to the FY 2019 Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility (IRF) Prospective Payment System (PPS) proposed rule and the FY 2019 Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities (IPF) PPS proposed rule.
June 25, 2018 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Today, the Federation of American Hospitals (FAH) submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) FY 2019 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) proposed rule. The FAH’s comments were highlighted by responses to CMS’s proposals on Medicare Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) payments, payments for new and costly CAR T-Cell therapy, CMS’s quality and payment reporting programs, interoperability, long-term care hospital policies, and price transparency.
- FAH Applauds Swift Passage of CARES Act by House
- FAH Applauds Comprehensive CARES Act, Urges Swift Passage by House
- FAH Applauds CMS Narrowing Hospital Surveying in Response to COVID-19
- Updated: Congress Needs to Take Bold Action NOW to Ensure Hospitals can Handle COVID-19 Crisis