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FAH Leader Supportive of IPPS Proposed Rule

April 25, 2018 | Chip Kahn

Category: Financing, Medicare, Transparency

The newly released IPPS Proposed Rule goes a long way to putting patients first.

We appreciate CMS’s efforts to empower patients with information about their medical records and costs of care. The proposed increase in critically needed funds to treat the uninsured as well as the reduction in regulatory burden will also help enhance access to quality care for all patients.