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Category Archives: statement

Final Hospital Price Transparency Rule Will Result in "Patient Overload of Useless Information"

November 15, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Statement, Transparency

“This final regulation on hospital transparency fails to meet the definition of price transparency useful for patients. Instead, it will only result in patient overload of useless

information while distorting the competitive market for purchasing hospital care.”

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Joint Statement from National Hospital and Health System Groups on Public Disclosure of Privately Negotiated Rates Final Rule

November 15, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Statement, Transparency

This rule will introduce widespread confusion, accelerate anticompetitive behavior among health insurers, and stymie innovations in value-based care delivery.

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FAH Applauds Congressional Action on Vital Nursing Bill

October 28, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Rural, Statement

​”For patient care in rural and underserved communities, it is often a struggle for hospitals to attract and retain nurses.”

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FAH Announces 2020 Chairman and Board of Directors

October 15, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News, Statement

The Federation of American Hospitals (FAH) announced today that LifePoint Health President and CEO David Dill will be the organization’s Chair for the 2020 calendar year. Serving with him will be a new slate of Board of Directors.

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