Special Bulletin

Change Healthcare, a health care technology company that is part of Optum and owned by UnitedHealth Group, today announced a “Temporary Funding Assistance Program” webpage and a new instance of its Rx ePrescribing service for customers affected by the ongoing cyberattack on Change Healthcare.
The CMS Feb. 23 published a final rule that updates the regulatory requirements of the Medicaid disproportionate share hospital (DSH) program in response to Section 203 of the Consolidated Appropriations Act (CAA) of 2021.
The AHA asks the Department of Health and Human Services to continue to help hospitals and health systems minimize the fallout from the recent cyberattack on Change Healthcare until the situation is resolved.
The HHS Office for Civil Rights and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Feb. 8 finalized modifications of certain provisions of part 2 of title 42 of the Code of Federal Regulations, commonly known as 42 CFR Part 2 (or Part 2), to align requirements for patient records…
Join AHA leaders for an update on the current congressional landscape.
Musicians On Call is delivering a dose of festive cheer to hospital patients and caregivers this holiday season with Hope for the Holidays.
The end of the year provides a good opportunity for us all to reflect on the many accomplishments and challenges we’ve experienced together as a field. AHA member hospitals and health systems continue to demonstrate remarkable resilience and dedication to caring, all while facing the headwinds of…
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Nov. 16 released its proposed standards for qualified health plans (QHPs) offered through the health insurance marketplaces for 2025.