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Category Archives: statement

FAH “Strongly Supports” MAAPP Changes Included In the Continuing Resolution

September 21, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Legislation, Statement

FAH President and CEO Chip Kahn released the following statement after seeing that the Continuing Resolution included important modifications to the Medicare Accelerated and Advance Payment Programs.

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FAH Leader Reacts to Senate Republicans, White House COVID Relief Package

July 27, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Legislation, Statement

It is an important step forward in confronting the continuing coronavirus challenge that Senate Republicans and the White House released their latest COVID-19 relief package today.

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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.”

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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.

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