fah hospital policy blog

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

FAH Reacts to Release of Lower Health Care Costs Act

June 19, 2019 | Chip Kahn

Category: Legislation

Surprise billing is a problem for patients that needs to be solved.

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FAH Reacts to Senate HELP Hearing on Health Costs

June 18, 2019 | Chip Kahn

Category: Hearings

No hospital patient should receive a surprise bill - the message at today’s Senate HELP Committee hearing

was clear.

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“Positive Step Forward” – FAH on CMS’s Voluntary Appeals Settlement Option for IRFs

June 17, 2019 | Chip Kahn

Category: Medicare, Rehabilitation Care

Federation of American Hospitals President and CEO Chip Kahn issued the following statement on CMS’s Voluntary Appeals Settlement Option for Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (IRFs), which was announced this evening:

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FAH Leader Comments on Energy and Commerce's Surprise Billing Hearing

June 12, 2019 | Chip Kahn

Category: Financing, Hearings

Federation of American Hospitals President and CEO Chip Kahn issued the following statement on the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s surprise billing hearing:

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