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Jan 30, 2018
The Class of 2020 profiles the women and men who joined the AHA board this year.
Jan 29, 2018
Critical access hospitals that did not achieve meaningful use in the Medicare Electronic Health Record Incentive Program for the 2016 reporting period or receive a hardship exception will see their Medicare payments reduced to 100% of their reasonable costs in fiscal year 2018.
Jan 17, 2018
National hospital organizations, including the AHA, today urged Congress to include in the short-term continuing resolution under consideration this week a two-year delay in Medicaid disproportionate share hospital cuts.
Jan 12, 2018
Joan Coffman, president and CEO of Hospital Sisters Health System St. Mary’s Hospital in Decatur, IL, will lead the AHA's Section for Small or Rural Hospitals in 2018.
Jan 5, 2018
It’s a new year but Congress has some old business to attend to—including many critical hospital and health system priorities.  Both Houses of Congress will be back in session next week.
Jan 3, 2018
The Federal Communications Commission is accepting comments through Feb.
Dec 21, 2017
The House of Representatives is expected to vote this evening on a continuing resolution fun
Dec 21, 2017
The Federal Communications Commission this week identified unserved rural areas eligible for up to
Dec 19, 2017
The AHA today urged Congress to include in year-end legislation a number of policies that impact hospitals and health systems and the patients they serve.
Dec 18, 2017
The AHA will present its 2017 Rural Hospital Leadership Award to Bryan Slaba, CEO of Wagner Community Memorial Hospital Avera in Wagner, SD, at its