Category Archives: affordable-care-act
FAH Joins Other Health Care and Business Groups in Support of CSR Payments for Health Care Consumers
August 03, 2017 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Affordable Care Act, FAH News, Insurance
The Federation of American Hospitals joined America’s Health Insurance Plans, American Academy of Family Physicians, American Benefits Council, American Hospital Association, American Medical Association, Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, and U.S. Chamber of Commerce to issue the following statement in response to recent remarks made by the Administration on the funding of cost-sharing reduction (CSR) benefits, which directly benefit health care consumers.
June 22, 2017 | Chip Kahn
Category: Affordable Care Act, Financing, Medicaid
Most providers and clinicians, including FAH, are deeply concerned by the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA) discussion draft released today. The opportunity is still there for the Senate to make critical revisions to keep the promise of accessible, affordable health care coverage and ensure Medicaid remains a viable program because it is essential to our most vulnerable neighbors.
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 04, 2017 | Chip Kahn
Category: Affordable Care Act, FAH News, Health Care Delivery
FAH President and CEO Chip Kahn released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act: “Republicans have set their sights on repealing and replacing the ACA so today’s vote is disappointing, but not surprising. As passed by the House of Representatives, the AHCA fails to protect the health coverage and access to care for so many Americans. It also makes it more difficult for hospitals to deliver the care we all rely on. With these concerns top of mind, FAH could not support the House legislation today.
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- FAH Joins Other Health Care and Business Groups in Support of CSR Payments for Health Care Consumers
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