SGR

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

Promote the good work of your hospital.
Vantage Point

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.
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