April 18, 2017 | Chip Kahn
Category: Health Care Delivery, Quality, Transparency
Measures that matter, return on investment, and meaningful reporting – these are three things our industry needs to focus on as we look to the future of value based payments.
April 12, 2017 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Health Care Delivery, Insurance, Media
The Federation of American Hospitals and seven other groups sent a letters to President Trump and Congressional leaders today asking them to protect access to care for millions of Americans by quickly stabilizing the individual insurance market. The groups all agree that the best way to do this is by funding the cost sharing reductions or CSRs, which help nearly seven million people by reducing deductibles, co-payments, and out-of-pocket costs.
April 06, 2017 | Chip Kahn
Category: Health Care Delivery, Rural
“This legislation is vital to the health of rural hospitals across America. It provides them critical financial support that allows hospitals in small communities to focus on what matters most – quality patient care.
March 24, 2017 | Chip Kahn
Category: Affordable Care Act, FAH News, Legislation
“As the Congress regroups after the consideration of the American Health Care Act, we hope moving forward that policy makers will focus on improving access to affordable health care coverage for Americans, protect and strengthen the Medicaid program for the most vulnerable, and restore needed Medicare funding so community hospitals have sufficient resources to continue to deliver high quality care to seniors and the disabled.