Vantage Point

Repealing SGR

We are pleased that the House this week voted to permanently replace the flawed Sustainable Growth Rate formula, and we hope the Senate will follow suit.
SGR

Senate delays action on SGR replacement bill

Majority leader says Senate will take up the bill when it returns April 13 from two-week recess.
National Hospital Week

Planning for National Hospital Week: May 10-16

Promote the good work of your hospital.
Readmissions

Revamp Readmissions Program

At an AHA-sponsored briefing March 19 on Capitol Hill, hospital leaders called for changes in Medicare’s Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program.

March 20 Edition