AHA in the News


UnitedHealth, an Insurer Switching Roles, Helps Hospitals on Medicare Billing, The New York Times, June 30, 2014

AHA highlights financial prep needed for value-based care, EHR Intelligence, June 30, 2014

Hospitals Object to HAC Policy, Lack of ‘Two-Midnight’ Solution in Proposal, Bloomberg BNA, July 1, 2014

CMS Sticks To Deadline For Meaningful Use Exemption, Inside Health Policy, July 2, 2014

CMS’ inpatient rehabilitation proposal hits hurdles, Modern Healthcare, July 5, 2014

Study: Hospitals Not Bilking Medicare Using Electronic Medical Records, Kaiser Health News, July 8, 2014

EHRs do not lead to higher billing, research shows, Politico Pro, July 8, 2014

Medicare's audit contractors are failing, say lawmakers and hospitals, Modern Healthcare, July 9, 2014

'Most Wired' 2014 hospitals big on data, Healthcare IT News, July 9, 2014

Senators suggest less, not more, health IT regulation — EHR implementation remains biggest hurdle for docs, Politico, July 10, 2014

Battle brews over in-patient care policy, USA Today, July 13, 2014

Hospital of Yesterday: The Biggest Changes in Health Care, U.S. News & World Report, July 15, 2014

Two-midnight rule means complications for hospitals, patients, FierceHealthcare, July 15, 2014

AHA Asks Court To Make HHS Immediately Meet Appeals Turnaround Times, Inside Health Policy, July 15, 2014

Hospitals save $1.3B through quality initiative, FierceHealthFinance, July 17, 2014

Patient safety is improving, has changed from 15 years ago, hospital groups contend, Modern Healthcare, July 18, 2014

Reform Update: AHA takes political action committee funds straight to voters, Modern Healthcare, July 18, 2014

Skogsbergh voted AHA's chair-elect, Modern Healthcare, July 21, 2014

Clashing rulings on exchange subsidies raise fear of instability, Modern Healthcare, July 22, 2014

American Hospital Association Launches Interactive Marketplace, HealthManagement, July 22, 2014

Senate Report Recommends Changing RAC Payment Structure, Streamlining Contractors, Bloomberg BNA, July 23, 2014

IOM report on medical education questions doc-shortage fears, Modern Healthcare, July 30, 2014

IOM: Overhaul funding, focus of physician training, Politico Pro, July 29, 2014

IOM Identifies GME Problems, Calls for Finance Changes, Health Leaders, July 30, 2014

Report Touches Off Fight Over Future Of Doctor Training Program, Kaiser Health news, July 30, 2014

Hospital Mergers Are Out. 'Strategic Alliances' Are In. Is Obamacare Responsible?, California Healthline, July 30, 2014

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