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COVID-19 Resources

As the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO) continue to monitor the outbreak of coronavirus, FAH will compile relevant, up-to-date information and resources. For more information, visit the CDC website here.

Up-to-Date Resources

These pages are monitored and updated with current information:

FAH & FTI Consulting Report

Recent Updates

​Other Resources & Updates

Coronavirus Funding Package Provides Hospitals “Essential Assistance”

March 04, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team Category: Financing, Legislation, Statement

“This bill will provide essential assistance to caregivers and communities on the front lines of this battle.”

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National Emergency Declaration is “Critically Important”

March 13, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team Category: Statement

“It is critically important to the health of the American people that the President has decided to proactively address the COVID-19 pandemic by declaring a national emergency.”

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House Passed COVID-19 Package “Vital Step” toward access to testing

March 14, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team Category: Statement

“It is gratifying that Congress is moving with dispatch to address the COVID-19 crisis, and the Federation of American Hospital supports these great efforts.”

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Updated: Congress Needs to Take Bold Action NOW to Ensure Hospitals can Handle COVID-19 Crisis

March 20, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team Category: Legislation, Statement

The Federation of American Hospitals calls on Congress to act swiftly to provide the necessary resources for hospitals to meet the challenge of COVID-19 for our patients.

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FAH Applauds Comprehensive CARES Act, Urges Swift Passage by House

March 25, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team Category: Statement

“Senate action on the CARES Act has been swift and comprehensive.”

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FAH Applauds Swift Passage of CARES Act by House

March 27, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team Category: Legislation, Statement

“The CARES Act is a lifeline to caregivers and hospitals saving lives right now across the nation.”

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FAH Applauds CMS for “Stepping Up” to Help Hospitals During Crisis

March 31, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team Category: Statement

“CMS is to be lauded for stepping up to enable hospitals to treat the surge of patients requiring care during this crisis.”

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FAH Urges Congress to Replenish The Provider Relief Fund, Releases Issue Brief Highlighting “Operati

April 13, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team Category: Statement

The Federation of American Hospitals today urged Congress to replenish The Provider Relief Fund with an additional $100 billion. FAH also released a new issue brief produced in conjunction with FTI Consulting that highlights the critical nature of our nation’s hospital finances and the potential lasting effects that the COVID-19 pandemic could have on communities across the country.

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FAH Joins Health Care, Business Groups in Urging Congress to Expand Access to Affordable Coverage

April 28, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team Category: Statement

“The Economic Crisis is a Health Coverage Crisis Too”

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FAH Letter to Congress Recommends Future Actions to Protect Access to Care

April 29, 2020 | FAH Policy Blog Team Category: Legislation, Statement

The Federation of American Hospitals recently a letter to congressional leaders outlining recommendations for future COVID-19 relief legislation.

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