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

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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Protecting Rural Hospitals: Five Ways Policymakers Can Make A Difference

November 18, 2019 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Rural

While National Rural Hospital Week, November 18-22, is a time to celebrate all of the things that make rural America unique, it is also a time to address the ways policymakers can support access to quality health care for the 60 million Americans who reside in rural communities.

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