fah hospital policy blog

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

Hospital Groups File Lawsuit Over Illegal Rule Mandating Public Disclosure of Individually Negotiated Rates

December 04, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News, Insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, Statement, Transparency

Today, four national organizations representing hospitals and health systems sued the federal government, challenging last month’s contract disclosure rule from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

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FAH Comments on CMS Program Integrity RFI

November 21, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Medicare

This week, FAH submitted comments to CMS in response to a Request for Information (RFI) seeking feedback on the Future of Program Integrity in the Medicare and Medicaid programs.

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FAH Leader Named DC Health Care “Power Player” by Business Insider

November 20, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News

Business Insider just released its first-ever list of DC health care power players and it includes FAH President and CEO Chip Kahn.

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FAH Opposes Bill That Would Allow Patient Cherry-Picking at Physician-Owned Hospitals

November 19, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Legislation

Today, FAH and American Hospital Association (AHA) sent a letter to every U.S. Senator urging them to oppose any legislation that would repeal the part of the Affordable Care Act that limits self-referral to physician-owned hospitals (POHs).

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