The AHA appreciates the opportunity to provide input on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ Request for Information regarding maternal and infant health care in rural communities. The RFI solicits comments on the barriers and opportunities to improving maternal care access, quality and outcomes in rural communities; initiatives in the field that have shown positive impact on addressing barriers or maximizing opportunities; and ways that the Department of Health and Human Services and CMS can support such efforts.
AHA voices support for the Critical Access Hospital Expansion Act (H.R. 6693), legislation that would reopen the “necessary provider” designation to…
Participate in AHA Live Events: July 16 Leadership Rounds with AHA Chair Dr. Estes and July 20 Virtual Advocacy Day
The AHA is hosting two live virtual events that you do not want to miss. More details follow about how you can participate.
On behalf of our nearly 5,000 member hospitals, health systems and other health care organizations, including 240 long-term care hospitals (LTCHs), and our…
HHS Announces Expanded Distribution of Funds to Rural Hospitals and Hospitals Serving High Numbers of Medicaid and Uninsured Patients
The Department of Health and Human Services today announced that it will distribute over $4 billion in additional funds from the Public Health and Social…
Mark your calendars today for two upcoming AHA live virtual events that you do not want to miss. More details about how you can participate will be sent on…
AHA letter to Representatives Dutch Ruppersberger and Adam Kinzinger expressing support of H.R. 5855, the Bipartisan Solution to Cyclical Violence Act.