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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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This legislation allows rural hospitals to keep their doors open and provide care to their communities.

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Modern Healthcare Releases 100 Most Influential List

Magazine Honors FAH’s Chip Kahn, Several Member Company Leaders.

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The Future of Value-Based Payment – Time to Reexamine and Refocus Our Efforts.

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HOSPITAL POLICY BLOG

Hospital Groups Urge Congress to Include Vital Programs in Spending Bill

January 18, 2018 | FAH Policy Blog Team Category: Medicaid, Medicare

Hospital groups sent a letter to Members of the House and Senate Wednesday urging that they include in the short term funding bill “a two year delay of Medicaid disproportionate share hospital (DSH) cuts, as well as straight 5-year extensions of the Medicare-dependent hospital (MDH) and enhanced low-volume adjustment (LVA) programs.” The groups explained to legislators the importance of each of the programs and highlighted their effects on our nation’s most vulnerable patients.

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FAH Submits Comments on Proposed Changes to MA Program

January 16, 2018 | FAH Policy Blog Team Category: Medicare

Today, the FAH submitted a comment letter to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on that Agency’s proposed changes to the Medicare Advantage program.

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