fah hospital policy blog

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

Category Archives: statement

HHS' Swift Release of Funding for Hot-Spots Appreciated but "Job Isn't Done"

May 01, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Statement

“The HHS response to the crisis in size and scope is unprecedented and the commitment of the administration to support America’s hospitals and our patients speaks volumes. However, the job isn’t done.”

Read More »

New Analysis: Dramatic GDP Reduction Reflects Unprecedented Financial Stress on Hospitals

May 01, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Research, Statement

This decline represents the most significant reduction in recorded history – dwarfing the second-largest decline (3.1%) in March of 1970.

Read More »

FAH Letter to Congress Recommends Future Actions to Protect Access to Care

April 29, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Legislation, Statement

The Federation of American Hospitals recently a letter to congressional leaders outlining recommendations for future COVID-19 relief legislation.

Read More »

FAH Joins Health Care, Business Groups in Urging Congress to Expand Access to Affordable Coverage

April 28, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Statement

“The Economic Crisis is a Health Coverage Crisis Too”

Read More »