AHA in the News


The Senate Takes a Break, but 'Doc Fix' Lobbying Goes On, Modern Healthcare April 1, 2015

Lobbying for Medicare Doc Fix Continues Through Spring Recess, Modern Healthcare April 4, 2015

Health Systems go into Insurance Business, Modern Healthcare April 4, 2015

Hospital Compare Expected to Add Star Ratings in April, Modern Healthcare April 3, 2015

Feds Fire Back at Hospital Groups Over Alleged Bias in Antitrust Workshop, Modern Healthcare April 6, 2015

Hospitals, CIOs Call for Increased Patient Identifier Action in Interoperability Roadmap, FierceHealthIT April 6, 2015

WEDI: Interoperability Roadmap Must 'Better Reflect' Health IT Realities, FierceHealthIT April 7, 2015

MedPAC Suggests CMS Scrap Two-Midnight Rule, FierceHealthFinance April 8, 2015

How Providers Can Use Risk-Benefit Assessments to Improve Patient Outcomes, FierceHealthcare April 7, 2015

MedPAC Recommends RAC, Observation Status Reform, Inside Health Policy April 8, 2015

CMS Shortens 2015 Meaningful Use Reporting Period, Removes 'Topped Out' Measures, Inside Health Policy April 10, 2015

U.S. Healthcare--Growth Engine or Economic Drag?, Modern Healthcare April 13, 2015

HIMSS 2015 Kicks Off With SGR on the Block, Politico April 13, 2015

251 U.S. Hospitals Receive Top Ranking on Patient Experience, Modern Healthcare April 16, 2015

CMS Rolls Out Five-Star Scale to Rank Hospitals on Patient Experience, FierceHealthcare April 16, 2015

At Long Last, 5-Star Ratings Hit the Hospital World, Bloomberb BNA (Blog) April 16, 2015

Medicare Assigns Poor-to-Middling Scores to Washington Area's Hospitals, The Washington Post April 19, 2015

Hospitals ponder meaning, value of CMS' new star ratings, Modern Healthcare April 18, 2015

CMS Hints at 'Two Midnight' Changes in Draft Hospital Payment Rule, Modern Healthcare April 17, 2015

Telehealth Reimbursement Language may be Left off 21st Century Cures Bill, FierceHealthIT April 17, 2015

Top Hospital Ratings Prove Scarce In Medicare's Latest Tally, NPR (Blog) April 17, 2015

Medicare Tweaks Quality, Safety Programs in IPPS Rule, Modern Healthcare April 21, 2015

AHA Names Manuel Tomás León CEO of Diversity Institute, Modern Healthcare April 22, 2015

Hospitals Rethink how to Train Trustees, Modern Healthcare April 25, 2015  

The Top 25 Women in Healthcare: Gender Diversity a Work in Progress, Modern Healthcare April 25, 2015

León to Lead AHA's Institute for Diversity in Health Care, Modern Healthcare April 25, 2015

AHA CEO Rich Umbdenstock Defends Consolidation in Response to WSJ Op-Ed on "Hospital Monopolies" Under PPACA, Becker’s Hospital Review April 29, 2015


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