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Category Archives: statement

FAH Leader on Becerra Nomination: "Historic Choice at a Historic Time"

December 07, 2020 | Chip Kahn

Category: Media, Statement

WASHINGTON - FAH President and CEO Chip Kahn released the following statement after learning of California Attorney General Xavier Becerra’s nomination to be HHS Secretary:

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FAH Responds to Nurses Union Charge

November 25, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Non-profit, Statement

It is unfortunate that during this critical time a labor union has put out a report designed to be divisive with attacks using meaningless statistics like the charge-to-cost ratio. The analysis is neither meaningful to the patients we treat every day, nor useful in comparing hospitals, or reflective of how hospitals serve their communities.

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FAH Outlines COVID-19 Priorities to Biden Transition Team

November 23, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: General, Statement

The Federation of American Hospitals (FAH) sent a letter to leaders of President-elect Joe Biden’s transition team outlining policies and recommendations to consider as the incoming administration finalizes its COVID-19 response plan.

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FAH Urges Congress to Refocus on Pandemic & Provide Hospital Relief During Lame Duck

November 19, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Sequester, Statement

The Federation of American Hospitals (FAH) sent a letter to congressional leaders today urging lawmakers to refocus on the pandemic and provide much-needed relief for hospitals before the end of the year.

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