Critical Access Hospital (CAH) Update - Summer 2017

This issue of the CAH Update reviews Hill action on efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA), reviews the federal budget, identifies AHA’s advocacy agenda and outlines recent rulemaking and regulatory policy concerns effecting CAHs.

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There are numerous rural health grant opportunities aimed at improving the quality of health care in rural areas—made available to hospitals in the form of…
Advocacy
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Rural Advocacy Senate Hearing Examines Rural Health Care: The Senate Finance Committee May 24 held a hearing on "Rural Health Care in Ame
Factsheet
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The AHA Task Force on Ensuring Access in Vulnerable Communities examined ways in which the access to and delivery of care could be improved. This strategy –…
Testimony
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AHA statement before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology: Realizing the Benefits of Rural Broadband: Challenges and…
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The Small/Rural Section Council meets three times a year and actively advises the AHA on advocacy positions, public policy issues, and member servi
Webinar Recordings
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Held June 12, 2018 Please join the AHA rural team for a special call to discuss recently introduced legislation to allow existing critica