Category Archives: legislation
October 31, 2017 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Health Care Delivery, Legislation, Medicaid
The Federation of American Hospitals sent a letter to House Energy and Commerce Chairman Greg Walden (R-OR) on Tuesday expressing support for HR 3922, legislation that reauthorizes funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).
September 19, 2017 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Legislation, Pharmaceuticals
The Campaign for Sustainable Rx Pricing, which is made up of groups from across the health care spectrum – including FAH, sent a letter to House leaders this week urging them to consider the Creating and Restoring Equal Access to Equivalent Samples (CREATES) Act.
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.
ICYMI: Arizona Governor Op-Ed Urges Congress to Protect Rural Care in any ACA Repeal by Restoring Hospital Medicare Cuts
January 23, 2017 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Category: Affordable Care Act, Financing, Health Care Delivery, Legislation, Rural
Republican Arizona Governor Doug Ducey recently penned an op-ed that appeared in The Daily Courier in Prescott and the Camp Verde Bugle entitled - Rural health care a critical component of reform.