July 10, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Today, FAH submitted recommendations to CMS urging the agency to take action and work with Congress, where necessary, to make certain temporary COVID-19 waivers permanent Medicare policy.
FAH Promotes Two: Evangelista to SVP, External Affairs and Richardson to SVP, Government Affairs and Counsel
June 30, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: FAH News
WASHINGTON - The Federation of American Hospitals is pleased to announce promotions of two veterans of the organization to the role of Senior Vice President. Leah Evangelista is now SVP, External Affairs and Erin Richardson is SVP, Government Affairs and Counsel.
June 29, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Affordable Care Act, Legislation
WASHINGTON - FAH President and CEO Chip Kahn released the following the statement after the House passed The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Enhancement Act:
FAH Joins Broad Health Care Provider Coalition Urging Congress to Correct Taxation Issues in CARES Act
June 25, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team
FAH is part of a wide-ranging coalition of nearly 20 health care provider organizations that represent doctors, nurses, hospitals, dentists and more, that sent a letter to congressional leaders on June 25th asking for legislative action to fix a taxation penalty embedded in the CARES Act. Without congressional action, many providers will lose more than a fifth of the grant funds approved by Congress to sustain lifesaving care during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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