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Perspectives on health policy affecting America’s hospitals and the patients we serve.

Healthy Adult Opportunity Demo Means "Neither Health nor Opportunity" for Medicaid Beneficiaries

January 30, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Medicaid, Statement

WASHINGTON – FAH President and CEO Chip Kahn released the following statement in reaction to the newly released Healthy Adult Opportunity (HAO) Demonstration:

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FAH Comments on Insurer Transparency Proposed Rule

January 30, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Financing, Insurance

The FAH submitted comments in response to the Transparency in Coverage Proposed Rule, which would require health insurers to: publicly disclose the payment rates they have negotiated with health care providers and disclose to their enrollee’s estimated cost-sharing liability (e.g., copayments, coinsurance, and deductibles).

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FAH Welcomes Alyssa Keefe as Vice President, Policy and Analysis

January 17, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News

The Federation of American Hospitals is pleased to announce the addition of Alyssa Keefe as Vice President, Policy and Analysis. Alyssa will join the Federation on March 9th.

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FAH Member Facilities Named in Leapfrog Group’s Top Hospitals of 2019

December 19, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News

The Leapfrog Group published its 2019 Top Hospitals annual study earlier this month and 15 FAH member facilities made the prestigious list.

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