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Category Archives: media

FAH Statement on Confirmation of Dr. Price as HHS Secretary

February 10, 2017 | Chip Kahn

Category: Affordable Care Act, FAH News, Health Care Delivery, Media

The Federation of American Hospitals congratulates Dr. Tom Price on becoming the HHS Secretary.

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ICYMI: FAH/AHA Drug Pricing Study Continues to Make Headlines

January 11, 2017 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: FAH News, Media, Pharmaceuticals

The website Healthcare Dive recently refocused the spotlight on the FAH/AHA hospital drug pricing study by publishing a feature article entitled, “How hospitals can fight the cost of budget-busting drugs.”

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ICYMI: Politico Highlights ACA Repeal’s “Doomsday Scenario”

January 09, 2017 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: Affordable Care Act, Financing, Media

The possible fallout from repealing the Affordable Care Act without a replacement continues to make headlines inside and outside the Beltway.

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“Nontraditional” State of the Union Offers Opportunities on Health Care

January 11, 2016 | Chip Kahn

Category: Affordable Care Act, FAH News, Financing, General, Health Care Delivery, Insurance, Legislation, Media, Medicaid, Medicare, Pharmaceuticals, Quality

“Nontraditional” is the word many people are using to describe what we will hear during President Obama’s final State of the Union address. Instead of outlining a laundry list, it is thought that he will focus on his past successes and then lay out an agenda that goes far beyond his final year in office. One that will almost assuredly include some aspects of health care.

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