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Category Archives: statement

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.

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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”

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Bipartisan COVID-19 Relief Package a "Lifeline" to Hospitals, Caregivers

April 21, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Legislation, Statement

​“The Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act throws a critical lifeline to frontline caregivers in the COVID fight.”

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FAH Urges Congress to Replenish The Provider Relief Fund, Releases Issue Brief Highlighting “Operational Headwinds" Facing Hospitals

April 13, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Statement

The Federation of American Hospitals today urged Congress to replenish The Provider Relief Fund with an additional $100 billion. FAH also released a new issue brief produced in conjunction with FTI Consulting that highlights the critical nature of our nation’s hospital finances and the potential lasting effects that the COVID-19 pandemic could have on communities across the country.

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