Welcome to FAH!

Founded in 1966, the Federation of American Hospitals (FAH), is the national representative of more than 1,000 investor-owned or managed community hospitals and health systems throughout the United States. 

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Congratulations Chip Kahn!

On Wednesday, June 22, Chip Kahn received the B’nai B’rith International 2016 National Healthcare Award.

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The Federation of American Hospitals at 50

Modern Healthcare feature article reported by Harris Meyer, “For-profit systems blaze separate path to efficiency and quality” takes an in-depth look at the Federation of American Hospitals and the investor-owned hospital industry.

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FAH Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Leaders salute FAH’s long history of dedication to patients and legacy of making a difference in health care policy.

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Read a Patient's Story

When hospitals are cut, it harms people like Brenda and Wanda. Learn more about their story and then share it to let Congress know that the hospitals in your area are too important to cut.

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FAH Concerned about FDA’s Draft Guidance about Drug Compounding

July 20, 2016 | FAH Policy Blog Team Category: FAH News, Legislation, Pharmaceuticals

The Federation of American Hospitals commented to the Food and Drug Administration Monday on the agency’s latest detailed draft guidance document implementing provisions of the revised Section 503A of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act). The FAH letter expresses serious concerns about the current draft guidance and its impact on the provision of appropriate patient care.

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FAH CEO Participates in POLITICO Survey about Future of ACA

July 14, 2016 | FAH Policy Blog Team Category: Affordable Care Act, FAH News, Legislation

A survey of a bipartisan group of more than 40 health care experts about the Affordable Care Act (ACA) recently done by POLITICO came to a simple conclusion – the law is here to stay, but it does need to be fixed.

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