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Category Archives: statement

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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FAH Applauds CMS for "Stepping Up" to Help Hospitals During Crisis

March 31, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Statement

“CMS is to be lauded for stepping up to enable hospitals to treat the surge of patients requiring care during this crisis.”

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FAH Applauds Swift Passage of CARES Act by House

March 27, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Legislation, Statement

“The CARES Act is a lifeline to caregivers and hospitals saving lives right now across the nation.”

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