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FAH Ready to Join Biden Administration Efforts to Protect Americans’ Access to Health Care

February 23, 2021 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Statement

The Federation of American Hospitals (FAH) sent a letter to the acting Secretary of the Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) Norris Cochran recommending policies to boost health care coverage as well as support patient-centered care through the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. It is especially critical that we advance health equity as we strive toward these goals.

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FAH Letter Supports the Swift Confirmation of Secretary-designate Xavier Becerra

February 22, 2021 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Statement

FAH President and CEO Chip Kahn sent a letter to Senate Committee leaders in support of the nomination and confirmation of California Attorney General Xavier Becerra to serve as the next Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

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FAH Leader on Nomination of Brooks-LaSure: “No Better Person to Lead CMS During this Pivotal Time”

February 19, 2021 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Statement

“There is no better person to lead CMS during this pivotal time than Chiquita Brooks-LaSure.”

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Health Care Organizations Urge Congress to Extend Financial Lifeline to Providers

February 03, 2021 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Statement

The Federation of American Hospitals, joined by more than 40 leading health care organizations, sent a letter to congressional leaders asking for an extension of the moratorium on the Medicare sequester through the end of the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE).

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