America’s hospitals and health systems have very deep concerns about the substance and legality of today’s Most Favored Nation Model interim final rule. Instead of holding drug companies accountable for drug prices, it slashes reimbursement to hospitals for drugs.
Below are the most recent press releases from the American Hospital Association.
Nov 20, 2020 by Tom Nickels
AMA, AHA, ANA issue open letter urging public to scale back holiday gatherings to stop further COVID-19 spreadNov 19, 2020
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Nov 7, 2020
Statement on the 2020 Election. This remarkable year has tested our nation, our economy, our health care system — and most recently — our sacred democratic form of government. Now, after Americans spoke out by ballot in record numbers, the media has reported that the election has been called for Joe Biden.
Oct 28, 2020
The American Hospital Association is proud to partner with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to reach and engage all health care personnel with vital online COVID-19 curriculum.
Oct 21, 2020
The American Hospital Association, the American Medical Association, the American Health Care Association and the National Association for Home Care and Hospice wrote congressional leaders urging them to extend the congressionally enacted moratorium on the application of the Medicare sequester cuts into 2021 and through the duration of the public health emergency.
Oct 7, 2020
AHA elected Phyllis Cowling to fill a vacancy on its Board of Trustees for one year, effective Jan. 1, 2021.
Oct 6, 2020
AHA statement on interpretive guidance on CMS data collection and Medicare conditions of participation interim final rule from President and CEO Rick Pollack.
Oct 2, 2020
Joint AHA, AAMC Statement on NASEM Report on Equitable Allocation of a COVID-19 Vaccine.
Sep 30, 2020
AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack shares a statement on passage of Continuing Resolution.
Sep 22, 2020
Statement from the AHA, AMA, ANA as coronavirus deaths in U.S. tops 200,000.