May 23, 2017 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Affordable Care Act, Insurance, Medicaid, Medicare
The Federation of American Hospitals submitted a letter to Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and the Senate Finance Committee Tuesday outlining core principles for lawmakers to consider during the health care reform debate.
May 23, 2017 | Chip Kahn
Category: Health Care Delivery, Medicaid
The hospitals that Americans depend on need sufficient resources to ensure care.
May 19, 2017 | Chip Kahn
Temperatures are heating up, classes are winding down and the Memorial Day Weekend is almost here – all sure signs that summer is almost here. The auto club AAA estimates that over the next few days nearly 40 million people will get away to the beach, the lake or the mountains looking to cool off and relax!
May 18, 2017 | FAH Policy Blog Team
FAH appreciates the leadership of the House Ways and Means Health Subcommittee, specifically Chairman Tiberi and Ranking Member Levin, for holding a hearing about the importance of the Medicare program – present and future. Now more than ever, hospitals need policymakers to stand up for our patients and ensure hospitals will be there for our communities. Our mission is to care for anyone that walks through the door, day or night, but these uncertain times are forcing difficult decisions on scaling back staff and services – ultimately hurting the people and places we serve.