Action Alert

1

Action Alert Items 1 - 5 of 5

Bills Introduced to Improve Medicare Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program (HRRP)

March 11, 2015

Sens. Rob Portman (R-OH), Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Reps. Jim Renacci (R-OH) and Eliot Engel (D-NY) March 10 introduced S. 688/H.R. 1343 that would require the CMS to adjust a hospital's performance in the Medicare Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program based on the sociodemographic status of its patients. Learn More

Urge Your Legislators to Reject Cuts to Payments for IRF Services

March 10, 2015

Some in Congress are discussing the possibility of equalizing the rates paid to inpatient rehabilitation facilities and skilled nursing facilities for Medicare patients with selected conditions as one way to cover part of the cost of the next Medicare physician payment fix. Learn More

Bill Extending Rural Community Hospital Demonstration Introduced in Senate S. 607

March 03, 2015

Bill Extending Rural Community Hospital Demonstration Introduced in Senate S. 607 Learn More

Share With Your Lawmakers and the Public the Many Benefits of the 340B Program

March 02, 2015

Share With Your Lawmakers and the Public the Many Benefits of the 340B Program Learn More

AHA-supported Bill Would Help Hospitals Meet FY 2015 EHR Requirements

January 22, 2015

Rep. Renee Ellmers (R-NC) has introduced the Flexibility in Health IT Reporting (Flex-IT) Act (H.R. 270), AHA-supported legislation that would give hospitals and eligible professionals more flexibility in meeting meaningful use requirements for electronic health records in fiscal year 2015. Learn More

1

About AHA

Membership

Member Constituency Sections

Key Relationships

News Center

Performance Improvement

Advocacy Issues

Products & Services

Publications

Research & Trends

Locations

155 N. Wacker Dr.
Chicago, Illinois 60606
312.422.3000

800 10th Street, N.W.
Two CityCenter, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20001-4956
202.638.1100

1.800.424-4301