AHA Statement Re: A Permanent Solution to the SGR

AHA comments before the Health Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee regarding the hospital perspective on ways to pay for fixing the deeply flawed Medicare physician payment formula.

130122-statement-sgr.pdf

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