House passes permanent SGR fix

The House today voted 392-37 to pass H.R. 2, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act, and the AHA urged the Senate to approve the bill.
National Hospital Week

Planning for National Hospital Week: May 10-16

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A Prescription for Medicare Reform

As we approach another Medicare physician payment fix, Congress has the opportunity to enact real reform and take bold action.

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