fah hospital policy blog

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

New Report Outlines Impact of ACA Repeal on Patients and Hospitals

December 06, 2016 | FAH Policy Blog Team


The American Hospital Association (AHA) and the Federation of American Hospitals (FAH) sent letters to President-Elect Trump and Congressional leaders today highlighting a new report that details the severe impact repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA)’s coverage will have on community hospitals as they strive to care for their communities. The report finds that this would result in the largest ever cut to hospital funding, nearly 100% more than the Balanced Budget Act of 1997.

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Statement on President-Elect Trump’s HHS Nominations

November 29, 2016 | Chip Kahn

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

The Federation of American Hospitals congratulates Chairman Tom Price on his nomination to be HHS Secretary.

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Giving Thanks for Access to Care This Holiday

November 23, 2016 | FAH Policy Blog Team

Category: General

As most Americans prepare for a long weekend, FAH would like to thank the dedicated hospital staff who will be working over the Thanksgiving holiday.

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FAH Leader Comments on Election

November 09, 2016 | Chip Kahn

Category: Affordable Care Act, FAH News

“As we look forward - past the campaign and toward governing - we are confident that President-elect Trump will keep his focus on consumers and patients.

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