Category Archives: rural
October 09, 2018 | Chip Kahn
The Federation of American Hospitals was honored to give its Mike Bromberg Lifetime Achievement Award to LifePoint Health’s Bill Carpenter Tuesday morning.
Health care and the very lives of millions of rural Americans have been improved by Bill’s leadership and vision.
June 25, 2018 | FAH Policy Blog Team
Today, the Federation of American Hospitals (FAH) submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) FY 2019 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) proposed rule. The FAH’s comments were highlighted by responses to CMS’s proposals on Medicare Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) payments, payments for new and costly CAR T-Cell therapy, CMS’s quality and payment reporting programs, interoperability, long-term care hospital policies, and price transparency.
May 25, 2018 | FAH Policy Blog Team
At a Senate Finance Committee hearing held today, witnesses and legislators examined the issues surrounding access to health care in rural communities.
May 24, 2018 | Chip Kahn
“Hospitals are the foundation of health care in small communities from coast to coast. With a hospital close by rural Americans have access to timely, quality care and frequently depend on that hospital as their sole source of care.
- FAH Responds to Request for Information on the Electronic Health Record (EHR) Reporting Program
- FAH Comments on MSSP, ACO Pathways to Success Proposed Rule
- FAH Launches New Podcast – Hospitals In Focus with Chip Kahn
- Bill Carpenter Receives FAH’s Mike Bromberg Lifetime Achievement Award